Ulsteinvikweather.com started up in May 2012 as a hobby project.
I am on the move around the world in my work, and was missing a web site for keep me updated on the "weather status" in my city Ulsteinvik, Norway. UW is operated and owned by Bjørn Langeland.
What UW Do
A bit about
- View the weather in real time
- Uptime 99%, 4G Backup, ups
- Sending realtime weather data
- Pc running 24/7 365
- Maintenance of webpages
- Maintenance of PCs
- Maintenance of the weather station
This site is operated by 2 intel i7 PCs with Windows 10 pro and is up running 24/7-365 days a year.
Hardware that is used: 5x web camera, gps, 2x Davis weather stations, heated rain gauge and solar powered fan over temp sensor for best possible temperature.
The images shown on the web pages are not stored locally; new images replace the old. Software being used: weather display, weather display live, weathermap live. With Wxswitch app you get a real-time weather data within a few milliseconds for weather stations belonging WxSwitch Network. The station has instruments for measuring UV, Solar, temperature, wind/wind direction, precipitation (auto heated under 3 degrees) and air pressure. Instruments are placed for the best/highest possible accuracy, local conditions into account.