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Weather forecast forHolmskjeret, Evenes (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Thursday we expect high avalanche danger for region Ofoten. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    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)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  2. Applies to Ofoten

    On Friday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Ofoten. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    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)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires advanced knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid avalanche terrain. Avalanches may hit some avalanche-exposed roads and occasionally settlements.

  3. Applies to Ofoten and Troms

    From Wednesday afternoon much snow is expected, locally 20-40cm/24t, due to snow showers from northwest. More snow in mountain regions. During Thursday, the showers decrease in North-Troms, still much snow in South-Troms and Ofoten. The heavy snow showers decrease late Thursday.

    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)

    InstructionsAllow some extra time for transportation and driving. Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving.

    ConsequencesTravel time may increase on some journeys. Local driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 15:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 21, 2022 00:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Ofoten and Troms, 19 January 14:00 UTC to 20 January 23:00 UTC.
Today, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
05:00–06:00
Heavy snow.
-1° 0 – 2.8 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from westModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west
06:00–12:00
Snow.
0.7 – 7.7 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest
12:00–18:00
Snow.
0 – 6.3 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00
Snow showers.
0.9 – 12.8 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Light snow showers.
-1° 0 – 8.9 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Snow showers.
-1° 0 – 3.2 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from westLight breeze, 3 m/s from west
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from westLight breeze, 2 m/s from west
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 0.6 mm Light air, 1 m/s from northLight air, 1 m/s from north
Saturday, 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
-1° 1.1 – 4.4 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from northeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from northeast
07:00–13:00
Rain.
0 – 4.9 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from northeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from northeast
13:00–19:00
Rain.
0 – 4.0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest
19:00–01:00
Rain.
0.9 – 9.5 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 21.1. 16:00

Today, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Tomorrow, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 20/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:13 ; Moonrise 17:10
Sunset 13:54 Moonset 11:21

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Latitude/longitude: 68°30′22″N 16°56′21″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.5063 16.9394

Altitude: 11 m.

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Holmskjeret (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1959).

Category: Rock in sea
Municipality: Evenes, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 916079 (2471661)