Weather forecast forSelstaddalen, Meløy (Nordland)
Applies to North-Helgeland, Salten, Ofoten and Troms
Friday afternoon east and southeasterly storm is still expected, with locally very strong gusts with 30-40 m/s. The winds are first decreasing in the south, towards the evening also in the northern part. It has already been observed very strong wind gusts in the area, but large variations in wind speed are still expected. Some places may have calm conditions while other places experience very strong wind gusts. In addition the temperature at exposed places is in the range of -7 to -15 degrees. The combination storm and low temperatures could cause challenges for power delivery, there is potenial for frost bite and risk of moderate to severe icing on ships.
InstructionsSecure all loose objects. Avoid exposed places. Allow a lot of extra time for transportation and driving. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. In advance consider measures to limit damage.
ConsequencesLarger loose items may be taken by the wind. Risk of damage to buildings and infrastructure. Cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport expected. Bridges may be closed. Many journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply will be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.
Applies to Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten, Ofoten og Troms
Friday evening and early Saturday morning it is still expected locally strong wind gusts from east and southeast up to 30-35 m/s
InstructionsSecure loose objects. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). Be careful in coastal areas.
ConsequencesLoose items may be taken by the wind. Possibly cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. Bridges may be closed. Some journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply may be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Some roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.
|17:00–18:00||-1°||0 mm||Strong gale, 22 m/s from southeast|
|18:00–00:00||-1°||0 – 0.6 mm||Strong gale, 21 m/s from southeast|
|00:00–06:00||-1°||0 – 1.4 mm||Gale, 19 m/s from east|
|06:00–12:00||-5°||0 mm||Near gale, 14 m/s from east|
|12:00–18:00||-4°||0 mm||Strong breeze, 11 m/s from east|
|18:00–00:00||-4°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east|
|00:00–06:00||-3°||0 – 0.8 mm||Light breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeast|
|06:00–12:00||-3°||0 mm||Light breeze, 3 m/s from north|
|12:00–18:00||0°||0 mm||Light breeze, 3 m/s from north|
|18:00–00:00||1°||0 – 0.8 mm||Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from east|
Avalanche forecast for Svartisen area
Next update: ca 23.1. 16:00
The meteorologist’s text forecast
|Sunrise 09:45||Moonrise 10:32|
|Sunset 14:48||Moonset 03:10|
Decimal coordinates: 66.8209 13.8292
Altitude: 59 m.