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Long term forecast forRuvssot, Narvik (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Sunday we expect high avalanche danger for region Ofoten. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and wet snow (slab avalanches).
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    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  2. Applies to Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Soer-Troms

    From Saturday evening south to southwest up to severe gale force 9, with local gust 27-35 m/s. The danger decreases early Sunday morning.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    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. In advance consider measures to limit damage.

    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 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. High waves may cause damage to infrastructure and buildings in the coastal zone. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday January 22, 2022 20:00 - Wind increases
    2. Sunday January 23, 2022 03:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Soer-Troms, 22 January 19:00 UTC to 23 January 02:00 UTC.
  3. Applies to Saltfjellet, Salten, Lofoten, Ofoten and Vesteraalen and Troms

    From Sunday afternoon increasing southwest severe gale force 9 to occasionally storm force 10, with local strong gust 30-40 m/s. Strongest wind expected Sunday evening and early Monday morning. Decreasing wind early Monday morning.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsSecure all loose objects. Avoid exposed places. Allow a lot of extra time for transportation and driving. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). Be careful in coastal areas. 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. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. High waves may cause damage to infrastructure and buildings in the coastal zone. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.

    Tidslinje

    1. Sunday January 23, 2022 15:00 - Wind increases
    2. Monday January 24, 2022 05:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of very strong wind gusts, orange level, Saltfjellet, Salten, Lofoten, Ofoten and Vesteraalen and Troms, 23 January 14:00 UTC to 24 January 04:00 UTC.
Long term forecast
Monday24 January12–18 Tuesday25 January13–19 Wednesday26 January13–19 Thursday27 January13–19 Friday28 January13–19 Saturday29 January13–19 Sunday30 January13–19 Monday31 January13–19
Snow.
Snow.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
-9° -10° -9° -12° -12° -15° -15° -16°
4.9 mm 2.2 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm
Near gale, 14 m/s from west Near gale, 14 m/s from west Light breeze, 3 m/s from south Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwest Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southeast Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from east-southeast Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
  • Rather certain
  • Somewhat uncertain
  • Uncertain
Detailed long term forecast
Date Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Monday 24/01/2022 00:00–06:00
Heavy snow.
-2° 10.0 mm Strong gale, 24 m/s from southwestStrong gale, 24 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Snow.
-6° 3.8 mm Gale, 20 m/s from west-southwestGale, 20 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00
Snow.
-9° 4.9 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from westNear gale, 14 m/s from west
18:00–00:00
Snow.
-11° 4.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from westStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west
Tuesday 25/01/2022 00:00–06:00
Snow.
-11° 2.1 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from west-northwestNear gale, 16 m/s from west-northwest
07:00–13:00
Snow.
-11° 2.6 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from westNear gale, 15 m/s from west
13:00–19:00
Snow.
-10° 2.2 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from westNear gale, 14 m/s from west
19:00–01:00
Snow.
-11° 1.9 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest
Wednesday 26/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Snow.
-10° 1.9 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-10° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-9° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southLight breeze, 3 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-10° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from westLight breeze, 3 m/s from west
Thursday 27/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-11° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from northwest
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-11° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from eastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-12° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from southwest
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-12° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeast
Friday 28/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-12° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwest
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-13° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-12° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-13° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
Saturday 29/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeast
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeast
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-15° 0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southeastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southeast
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeast
Sunday 30/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-15° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeast
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-15° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from east-southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from east-southeast
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
Monday 31/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-17° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeast
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-16° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from westFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west
Tuesday 01/02/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-18° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest

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