Those are good points.
Low-light issues should not be a problem... plenty of artificial lighting. That camera also can toss out IR for night-vision, but I think it would reflect off the glass, so that won't work. Reliability though, I hadn't really considered.
Matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration, we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively, there is no such thing as death, life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves... back to you with the weather, Bob!