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Free weather data for Bjønnhågen, Steigen (Nordland)Bjønnhågen, Steigen (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Roervik - Loedingen

    Today, Wednesday, still southeast near gale force 7, in exposed places. Early Thursday morning increasing southeast gale force 8.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesModerate waves. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 20, 2021 09:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt
  2. Applies to Nord-Helgeland, Salten, Ofoten, Sør-Troms and Nord-Troms

    From Thursday afternoon east and southeasterly storm with extreme gust locally with 35-50 m/s. There are expected strongest winds from Thursday afternoon until Friday evening. There will be large variations in wind speed. Some places may have calm conditions while other places experience extreme wind gusts. In addition the temperature at exposed places is expected to be in -the range of 10 to -15 degrees. The combination storm and low temperatures could cause challenges for power delivery, there is potenial for frost bite and risk of moderate to severe icing on ships.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsFollow the advice of emergency authorities. If you MUST drive, follow the advice from the Norwegian Public Roads Administration and check road reports (175.no). Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Prepare your home for a potentially long power outage. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. In advance consider measures to limit damage.

    ConsequencesIt is dangerous to be outdoors, and unusually large damage to buildings, infrastructure, forests and power supplies is expected. Expect cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. Bridges may be closed. Ceiling tiles blow off houses and buildings. Allow a lot of extra time for transportation and driving, even for short journeys. The power supply locally will be significantly affected. Many roads may be closed due to trees or other objects. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.

    Tidslinje

    1. Thursday January 21, 2021 13:00 - Wind increases
    2. Friday January 22, 2021 19:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of extreme weather Frank: Extremely strong wind gusts, red level, Nord-Helgeland, Salten, Ofoten, Sør-Troms and Nord-Troms, 21 January 12:00 UTC to 22 January 18:00 UTC.

There are three ways of receiving free weather data from Yr:

1 Javascript forecast

Easy to use.

Choose between four available designs.

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2 PHP forecast

A bit harder to use. You need knowledge of FTP, server administration and simple programming.

We offer an example script, and you may alter this to suit your needs.

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3 XML forecast

NB!!!!
In the first quarter next year, forecast.xml and forecast_hour_by_hour.xml will be discontinued in favour of a newer JSON API.
Vi encourage you already now to switch to the new API.
There are a lot of changes, and you can read all the technical details in our new developer portal https://developer.yr.no

We offer other free data sources as well (e.g. observations, radar maps and meteograms). More information is available at yr.no/verdata (Norwegian only) and eklima.no (also in English).

All forecasts are available in Norwegian and English (use the flags on the top right corner of our pages).

1 Javascript forecast

Choose one of the four designs below. Copy the code underneath the design and paste it into the program you use to make your website.

Slik gjer du det: Detailed instructions and conditions for use (in Norwegian).

Today/Tomorrow
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468 × 280 px
Integrated in your website, not in its own box. Shows today’s forecast until 12 noon, then tomorrow’s forecast. Large and detailed forecast for the next 48 hours. Forecast for today/tomorrow and the two subsequent days.
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2 PHP forecast

Yr offers a ready PHP script that you may modify and adopt to your needs (if you do changes in the script, please make sure that you follow the guidelines for use of data from Yr. You may not remove the credits or links to Yr.

You can see what the PHP forecast looks like at kvås.no.

This is how you do it: Instructions and download (Norwegian only).

3 XML forecast

NB!!!!
In the first quarter next year, forecast.xml and forecast_hour_by_hour.xml will be discontinued in favour of a newer JSON API.
Vi encourage you already now to switch to the new API.
There are a lot of changes, and you can read all the technical details in our new developer portal https://developer.yr.no