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Weather forecast forSkarhaugen, Hadsel (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Lofoten og Vesterålen

    On Wednesday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Lofoten og Vesterålen. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches) and wind drifted snow (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

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

    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.

  2. Applies to Skomvaer - Torsvaag

    From Wednesday afternoon west or northwest occasionally near to gale force 8. From late Wednesday evening occasionally strong gale force 9. Early Thursday morning veering north.

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

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesIf the engine stops you can float away from land. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Large waves. High risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. High waves whose crests sometimes roll over. Airborne spray may reduce visibility.


    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 14:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Thursday January 20, 2022 10:00 - Danger is over
Today, Wednesday 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 2.1 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from westFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west
Light snow.
-1° 0.6 – 3.0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west
Tomorrow, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
1.2 – 4.4 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from west-northwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from west-northwest
Snow showers.
0 – 4.4 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from north-northwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from north-northwest
0 – 2.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from northwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from northwest
0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwest
Friday, 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 – 1.5 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwest
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwest
0 – 3.9 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00

Today, 19.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 19/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:27 ; Moonrise 14:54
Sunset 13:58 Moonset 12:17

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Places nearby

Kjørskaret (pass, 201 m away), Langhaugen (small hill, 286 m away), Andsletthaugen (small hill, 315 m away), Plassen (marsh, 345 m away), Nordre Røyrvika (farm, 350 m away), Pikhaugen (small hill, 352 m away), Dragneset (lantern, 371 m away), Laukhaugen (small hill, 405 m away), Storhaugen (small hill, 416 m away), Susselneset (small peninsula, 454 m away), Andslettbåen (shoal in sea, 490 m away), Skjellvika (inlet at sea, 508 m away), Vievollen (moor, 517 m away), Sisselmyra (marsh, 580 m away), Elvkrokberget (small mountain, 585 m away), Aksla (mountain shoulder, 657 m away), Småskjeran (rock in sea, 666 m away), Søre Røyrvika (farm, 684 m away), Dragneset (farm, 713 m away), Plogsteinen (stone, 717 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°34′59″N 14°40′38″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.5832 14.6774

Altitude: 50 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: Skarhaugen (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1973).

Category: Small hill
Municipality: Hadsel, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 1265738 (2812283)