Data Usage

The Threats view displays information about threatening weather in or approaching your area, such as precipitation intensity, lightning, hail and other severe weather conditions.

Note: If there are no current threats for the requested location, the result of this request will be empty.



Display the current nearby or approaching threats for Atlanta, GA:

const view = new aeris.wxblox.views.Threats('#wxblox');
    p: 'atlanta,ga'


The following configuration options are supported by this view:

enabledType: boolean (undefined)Whether or not the view is enabled. If false then the view will not be rendered and data required for the view will not be requested. This option is typically only applicable for views contained within a parent layout.true
metricType: boolean (undefined)Whether or not to display units in metric. The method setUnits() can be used at runtime once a view has rendered to change the units currently displayed.false
renderNoDataType: boolean (undefined)Whether or not the view should be rendered if data was not returned or not available.true
requestType: object (undefined)An object containing the default Weather API request options to use for the views's data request where applicable. These parameters can also be overriden in the load(:params) method when rendering the view using the JavaScript method.``


The following methods are supported by instances of this view:


The following events are triggered by instances of this view: