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Radar image forHamarøya, Andøy (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Skomvaer - Hekkingen

    Early friday morning increasing to northwest near gale force 7, possibly occasionally gale force 8 Friday morning, decreasing early Friday forenoon.

    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)

    InstructionsDo not go out at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesSea heaps up. Moderate amounts of airborne spray. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday January 28, 2022 01:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 28, 2022 08:00 - Danger is over
  2. Applies to Outer Vestfjord, Roest Bank, Vesteraalbanks, Banks outside Troms and Tromsoeflaket and Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Troms

    A Polar low will early Friday morning develop in the sea areas west of Troms and is moving towards east. Friday morning the position is uncertain but its expected to make landfall between Lofoten and Tromsø. In western part of the low northwesterly gale force 8 or severe gale force 9 is expected. The low is weakening late Friday morning.

    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)

    InstructionsBe aware of abrupt weather changes. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Check road reports (175.no).

    ConsequencesAbrupt change in wind speed and wind direction. It can be difficult to navigate due to snow, blowing snow and reduced visibility. Some journeys may have longer travel time. It can be locally difficult driving conditions due to heavy snowfall in combination with wind.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday January 28, 2022 05:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 28, 2022 11:00 - Danger is over
    Map of polar low, yellow level, Outer Vestfjord, Roest Bank, Vesteraalbanks, Banks outside Troms and Tromsoeflaket and Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Troms, 28 January 04:00 UTC to 28 January 10:00 UTC.

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