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Weather forecast forMeraftestinden, Narvik (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Wednesday 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

    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.

Today, Wednesday 26/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-9° 0 – 1.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 27/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-8° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
Partly cloudy.
-14° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from southwest
-17° 0 – 2.0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southLight air, 1 m/s from south
-13° 0.7 – 6.4 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from west-northwest
Friday, 28/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-11° 0.8 – 4.3 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west
Heavy snow.
-12° 1.8 – 8.4 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from westGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west
-12° 0 – 4.7 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-northwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-13° 0 – 1.5 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 27.1. 16:00

Today, 26.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 27.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

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The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 26/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 09:36 ; Moonrise 02:50
Sunset 14:32 Moonset 09:26

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Distance: 22,1 km
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Places nearby

Vesterskaret (pass, 1175 m away), Snøskaret (pass, 1407 m away), Vesterskarelva (stream, 1456 m away), Snøskarelva (stream, 1597 m away), Meraftesfjellet (mountain, 2502 m away), Syrgresslia (hillside, 2705 m away), Skarelva (river, 2723 m away), Karrmuen (hillside, 2874 m away), Snøvatnet (lake, 3036 m away), Kjelvatnet (lake, 3036 m away), Kjelfjellet (hill, 3134 m away), Storelva (stream, 3164 m away), Middagsfjellet (mountain, 3235 m away), Gangnesaksla (mountain, 3247 m away), Tjårda (plains, 3347 m away), Bukkefjellet (hillside, 3370 m away), Stormoan (moor, 3437 m away), Tjårdaelva (stream, 3490 m away), Mellalia (hillside, 3522 m away), Sandvoll (farm, 3579 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°10′19″N 17°14′13″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.1720 17.2371

Altitude: 1293 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: Meraftestinden (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1982).

Category: Hill
Municipality: Narvik, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 280473 (278882)