coachj and NoIBnds,
Have you tried the CWP - Customizable Weather Plasmoid (Applet) in KDE4 yet? Like you I enjoyed LW, mainly for me because it showed a 5 day forecast. CWP is more customizable than LW is and I am enjoying it more and more.
Just thought I would pass this on.
Desktop: AMD 3.6ghz X4, Gigabyte MB, 8GB ram, Multiple PCLOS's, 18.104.22.168-pclos3.pae.bfs
Server: Intel 3.4ghz X2, 4GB RAM, SATA, gnome2, *.pae.bfs, Headless, Servers: LAMP, FTP, Samba, Print, PXE, BT
HTPC: Phenom II X4 2.8ghz, 4GB Ram, 1TB SATA, PCLinuxOS-KDE, NVIDIA N220GT HDMI, *.pae.bfs