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Weather forecast forStorskarhaugen, 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.
Today, Wednesday 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
15:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
0 – 0.5 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
18:00–00:00
Snow showers.
0.9 – 3.4 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
2.7 – 6.9 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Snow showers.
0 – 4.7 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwest
12:00–18:00
Snow.
0.8 – 5.8 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwest
18:00–00:00
Snow showers.
0 – 9.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwest
Friday, 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
0 – 6.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Snow showers.
0 – 2.1 mm Light air, 1 m/s from north-northeastLight air, 1 m/s from north-northeast
12:00–18:00
Fair.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
19:00–01:00
Snow.
-3° 0 – 2.9 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00

Today, 19.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Tomorrow, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 19/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:17 ; Moonrise 14:48
Sunset 13:52 Moonset 12:06

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Storskaret (pass, 65 m away), Storskarhaugen (cottage area, 176 m away), Porsøybogen (inlet at sea, 197 m away), Austvika (farm, 299 m away), Bonskjæret (rock in sea, 429 m away), Kjelde kirkegård (cemetery, 457 m away), Nonsfjellet (hill, 486 m away), Porsøya (island in sea, 559 m away), Porsøya (cottage area, 831 m away), Elvenes (small peninsula, 834 m away), Tømmervegen (road, 843 m away), Magretjorda (farm, 911 m away), Kjelde (village area, 989 m away), Bjørnkammeret (hut, 1088 m away), Hamnesholmen (lantern, 1104 m away), Nordneshaugen (small hill, 1236 m away), Gamhaugan (small hill, 1275 m away), Hamnesstranda (village area, 1291 m away), Hamnnes (small peninsula, 1357 m away), Harvollkollen (hill, 1363 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°25′03″N 16°36′24″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.4177 16.6067

Altitude: 61 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: Storskarhaugen (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1973).

Category: Small hill
Municipality: Narvik, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 739546 (2299579)