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Weather forecast forSøre Raftstranda, Hadsel (Nordland)

  1. 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.

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsBe aware of abrupt weather changes. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Check road reports (

    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.


    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.
Today, Thursday 27/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-2° 0 – 1.2 mm Light air, 1 m/s from northwestLight air, 1 m/s from northwest
-1° 0 – 3.5 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northGentle breeze, 4 m/s from north
Tomorrow, Friday 28/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Snow showers.
-1° 0.6 – 5.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwest
-2° 1.5 – 6.7 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from southLight breeze, 2 m/s from south
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 – 2.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Calm, 0 m/s from northwestCalm, 0 m/s from northwest
Saturday, 29/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from east-southeastLight air, 1 m/s from east-southeast
-5° 0 – 1.5 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from east-southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east-southeast
-3° 0 – 2.3 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeast
-5° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from eastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 28.1. 16:00

Today, 27.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

Tomorrow, 28.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 27/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 09:44 ; Moonrise 05:41
Sunset 14:40 Moonset 08:45

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Places nearby

Trangstrømmen (strait at sea, 323 m away), Sivertmyra (marsh, 412 m away), Småfjellan (mountain, 458 m away), Einhaugen (small hill, 460 m away), Skjellvegen (track, 479 m away), Nordre Raftstranda (farm, 544 m away), (strait at sea, 695 m away), Slåtthaugen (small hill, 711 m away), Raftøra (sandy delta, 725 m away), Raftsundet (strait at sea, 768 m away), Trettstykket (outlaying fields, 860 m away), Strømhella (beach at sea, 916 m away), Storlikollen (hill, 926 m away), Raftvågen (inlet at sea, 1019 m away), Vassnesvatnet (pond, 1088 m away), Trangstrømmen (lantern, 1111 m away), Vassneset (small peninsula, 1120 m away), Raften (village area, 1126 m away), Raftsund (lantern, 1157 m away), Blåbærhaugen (small hill, 1332 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°24′24″N 15°07′14″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.4067 15.1208

Altitude: 10 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: Raftstranda, s (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1983), Søre Raftstrand (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1973), Søre Raftstranda (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1983).

Category: Farm
Municipality: Hadsel, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 282777 (281243)