Long term forecast forEmmenesveten, Narvik (Nordland)
Applies to Ofoten
On Wednesday we expect high avalanche danger for region Ofoten. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches), wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
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InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.
Applies to Nordland and Troms
Tuesday to Wednesday afternoon it is expected above zero temperatures and a lot of rain in Nordland and Troms. It is expected 30-60mm precipitation in 24 hours, on Helgeland locally 60-90mm.Severity
InstructionsConsider the need for preventive measures. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving.
ConsequencesRisk of flooding of low-lying areas in densely populated areas. Check varsom.no for more information. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.
Applies to deler av Trøndelag, Nordland og Troms
Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Heavy rain is expected. Relatively high temperatures and windy conditions causes significant snowmelting. The expected rain will increase the danger of landslides, especially where groundwater and soil moisture are already high. Risk of slushflows is especially high in areas with more than 50 cm snow. Slushflows are triggered even in relatively gentle slopes, where water accumulates. Slushflows follow terrain depressions and may develop into debris flows.
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InstructionsKeep water paths and culverts free of snow, ice, gravel, waste, twigs and leaves. Clogged waterways with dammed water may cause landslides.
ConsequencesLandslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed.
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
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.
|Thursday20 January12–18||Friday21 January12–18||Saturday22 January13–19||Sunday23 January13–19||Monday24 January13–19||Tuesday25 January13–19||Wednesday26 January13–19||Thursday27 January13–19||Friday28 January13–19|
|4.3 mm||0 mm||2.2 mm||5.8 mm||4.0 mm||2.6 mm||3.0 mm||2.9 mm||3.1 mm|
- Rather certain
- Somewhat uncertain
|Thursday 20/01/2022||00:00–06:00||-2°||5.5 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest|
|06:00–12:00||0°||1.0 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwest|
|12:00–18:00||-1°||4.3 mm||Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest|
|18:00–00:00||-2°||10.2 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest|
|Friday 21/01/2022||00:00–06:00||-2°||4.3 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwest|
|06:00–12:00||-3°||1.9 mm||Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwest|
|12:00–18:00||-4°||0 mm||Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwest|
|19:00–01:00||-5°||0 mm||Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeast|
|Saturday 22/01/2022||01:00–07:00||-2°||2.8 mm||Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southeast|
|07:00–13:00||0°||2.0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeast|
|13:00–19:00||2°||2.2 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south|
|19:00–01:00||4°||4.3 mm||Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest|
|Sunday 23/01/2022||01:00–07:00||4°||8.3 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest|
|07:00–13:00||5°||4.2 mm||Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest|
|13:00–19:00||6°||5.8 mm||Near gale, 14 m/s from southwest|
|19:00–01:00||3°||5.3 mm||Near gale, 14 m/s from west-southwest|
|Monday 24/01/2022||01:00–07:00||1°||5.9 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwest|
|07:00–13:00||1°||5.8 mm||Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest|
|13:00–19:00||0°||4.0 mm||Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwest|
|19:00–01:00||-1°||3.5 mm||Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest|
|Tuesday 25/01/2022||01:00–07:00||-1°||3.0 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest|
|07:00–13:00||-2°||2.5 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest|
|13:00–19:00||-1°||2.6 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southeast|
|19:00–01:00||-1°||3.0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east-southeast|
|Wednesday 26/01/2022||01:00–07:00||0°||3.3 mm||Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southeast|
|07:00–13:00||1°||3.4 mm||Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeast|
|13:00–19:00||1°||3.0 mm||Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southeast|
|19:00–01:00||1°||3.1 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwest|
|Thursday 27/01/2022||01:00–07:00||0°||3.2 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest|
|07:00–13:00||1°||3.7 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwest|
|13:00–19:00||2°||2.9 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest|
|19:00–01:00||2°||3.0 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest|
|Friday 28/01/2022||01:00–07:00||1°||3.6 mm||Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest|
|07:00–13:00||0°||3.5 mm||Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest|
|13:00–19:00||1°||3.1 mm||Strong breeze, 11 m/s from south|