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Long term forecast forSørelva, Narvik (Nordland)

  1. 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).
    Read more at NVE

    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 Ofoten

    On Friday 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

    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 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.

  3. 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
    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)

    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.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 15:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 21, 2022 00:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Ofoten and Troms, 19 January 14:00 UTC to 20 January 23:00 UTC.
Long term forecast
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
Heavy snow.
Partly cloudy.
Rain.
Heavy rain.
Sleet.
Snow.
Sleet.
Rain.
Sleet.
-3°
5.4 mm 0 mm 2.1 mm 6.1 mm 3.8 mm 2.5 mm 3.2 mm 3.0 mm 3.2 mm
Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest Light air, 1 m/s from west-southwest Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeast Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwest Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeast Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeast Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest
  • Rather certain
  • Somewhat uncertain
  • Uncertain
Detailed long term forecast
Date Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Thursday 20/01/2022 00:00–06:00
Heavy snow.
-2° 7.5 mm Light air, 1 m/s from west-southwestLight air, 1 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Snow.
4.2 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwest
12:00–18:00
Heavy snow.
5.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
18:00–00:00
Heavy snow.
-2° 10.1 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwest
Friday 21/01/2022 00:00–06:00
Snow.
-2° 3.9 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Snow.
-2° 1.8 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from westLight breeze, 2 m/s from west
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from west-southwestLight air, 1 m/s from west-southwest
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-7° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southeast
Saturday 22/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Snow.
-1° 2.7 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeast
07:00–13:00
Rain.
1.9 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Rain.
2.1 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeast
19:00–01:00
Rain.
4.0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwest
Sunday 23/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Heavy rain.
7.9 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwest
07:00–13:00
Rain.
4.1 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
13:00–19:00
Heavy rain.
6.1 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwest
19:00–01:00
Heavy rain.
5.5 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from southwest
Monday 24/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Heavy rain.
5.4 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest
07:00–13:00
Heavy rain.
5.3 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
13:00–19:00
Sleet.
3.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
19:00–01:00
Snow.
3.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwest
Tuesday 25/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Snow.
3.1 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from westFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west
07:00–13:00
Snow.
-1° 2.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest
13:00–19:00
Snow.
2.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from westModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west
19:00–01:00
Snow.
2.9 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southeast
Wednesday 26/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Sleet.
3.5 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from westModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west
07:00–13:00
Sleet.
3.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Sleet.
3.2 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeast
19:00–01:00
Sleet.
3.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
Thursday 27/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Rain.
3.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
07:00–13:00
Rain.
4.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southeast
13:00–19:00
Rain.
3.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeast
19:00–01:00
Rain.
3.1 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest
Friday 28/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Sleet.
3.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
07:00–13:00
Rain.
3.5 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest
13:00–19:00
Sleet.
3.2 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest

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