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Weather forecast forSkarstad-Russvika, Narvik (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Tuesday 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 Nordland and Troms

    From Tuesday morning to Wednesday morning 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
    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)

    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.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday January 18, 2022 07:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Wednesday January 19, 2022 07:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 18 January 06:00 UTC to 19 January 06:00 UTC.
  3. Applies to store deler av Trøndelag og Nordland

    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.
    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)

    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.

Today, Monday 17/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
21:00–00:00
Cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from westLight breeze, 3 m/s from west
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
-3° 1.2 – 3.8 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Heavy sleet.
-2° 3.7 – 12.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
12:00–18:00
Heavy rain.
3.7 – 13.7 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from southwestNear gale, 14 m/s from southwest
18:00–00:00
Heavy rain.
5.9 – 18.5 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy rain.
3.6 – 14.1 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from southwestNear gale, 17 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet.
0 – 8.1 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west
12:00–18:00
Light snow.
0 – 7.0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from eastLight air, 1 m/s from east
18:00–00:00
Snow.
0.8 – 4.2 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 18.1. 16:00

Today, 17.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 18.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 17/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:25 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 13:44

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Places nearby

Russvikneset (small peninsula, 263 m away), Russvikstien (small mountain, 443 m away), Lyngvika (cottage area, 567 m away), Sandvika (inlet at sea, 643 m away), Sandvikskjæret (rock in sea, 686 m away), Russviktinden (small hill, 740 m away), Lyngvikvatnet (pond, 749 m away), Bakaromnen (small mountain, 774 m away), Lomtjønna (pond, 774 m away), Stongfjellet (small mountain, 987 m away), Oterhaugskjæret (rock in sea, 1165 m away), Oterhågen (small mountain, 1260 m away), Uran (scree, 1264 m away), Litletinden (mountain peak, 1549 m away), Storskjæret (rock in sea, 1598 m away), Skarstadfjellet (mountain, 1655 m away), Halsåkeren (moor, 1738 m away), Pollstøen (small mountain, 1762 m away), Himmel på jord (other culture detail, 1802 m away), Skjærlægda (small mountain, 1877 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°22′37″N 16°19′49″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.3772 16.3303

Altitude: 209 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: Skarstad-Russvika (authorized by the Mapping Authority in 1995).

Category: Inlet at sea
Municipality: Narvik, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 284205 (282671)