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Weather forecast forSørfjorden, Narvik (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten and Ofoten

    From late Tuesday morning expected southeast near gale force 7 in exposed places with local gust 27-35 m/s. Decreasing Wednesday afternoon.

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsSecure loose objects. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports ( 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.


    1. Tuesday October 19, 2021 11:00 - Wind increases
    2. Wednesday October 20, 2021 14:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten and Ofoten, 19 October 09:00 UTC to 20 October 12:00 UTC.
Today, Tuesday 19/10/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southeast
0 – 1.3 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeast
Tomorrow, Wednesday 20/10/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
1.1 – 4.9 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from east-southeastStrong breeze, 12 m/s from east-southeast
1.3 – 5.7 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from southeastNear gale, 15 m/s from southeast
0.7 – 3.4 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from southeastNear gale, 14 m/s from southeast
Light snow.
0 – 1.8 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southeastStrong breeze, 13 m/s from southeast
Thursday, 21/10/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
0 – 1.9 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southeastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southeast
0 – 3.0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southeastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southeast
Light snow.
0 – 2.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southeast
0 – 2.8 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeast

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 18.10. 17:00

Today, 19.10.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

Tomorrow, 20.10.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 19/10/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 08:12 ; Moonrise 17:38
Sunset 17:02 Moonset 05:40

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Places nearby

Roavve (inlet at sea, 482 m away), Roveneset (small peninsula, 588 m away), Roavve (mountain farm meadow, 643 m away), Forrhågklakken (pinnacle in sea, 678 m away), Dinessteinen (stone, 715 m away), Elvneset (small peninsula, 735 m away), Humpen (small hill, 789 m away), Bersveinneset (small peninsula, 817 m away), Forrhågen (abandoned settlement, 875 m away), Asplauta (inlet at sea, 891 m away), Osturan (scree, 919 m away), Glemslauta (inlet at sea, 931 m away), Nygård (farm, 991 m away), Osen (inlet at sea, 1004 m away), Litlvika (inlet at sea, 1039 m away), Hågen (farm, 1052 m away), Nisskamneset (small peninsula, 1060 m away), Sørfjorden (village, 1089 m away), Brakka (farm, 1153 m away), Ner-Sørfjordvatnet (lake, 1173 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°04′19″N 16°39′36″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.0721 16.6601

Altitude: 32 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: Slabávuodna (lule sami, authorized by the Mapping Authority in 1995), Sørfjorden (norwegian, authorized by the Mapping Authority in 1995).
Not approved: Slabavuotna (lule sami, rejected in 1995), Oarjevuotna (lule sami, rejected in 1995).

Category: Fiord
Municipality: Narvik, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 280757 (279168)