Weather forecast forAlka, Røst (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Skomvaer - Andenes

    Thursday evening and Friday southeast near to gale force 8 in exposed places.

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

    InstructionsDo not go out at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesModerate waves. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.


    1. Thursday January 21, 2021 12:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt
Today, Friday 22/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from eastNear gale, 14 m/s from east
Tomorrow, Saturday 23/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from eastNear gale, 17 m/s from east
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gale, 18 m/s from eastGale, 18 m/s from east
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from eastStrong breeze, 12 m/s from east
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from eastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from east
Sunday, 24/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from eastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east
-1° 0 – 0.9 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeast
Light sleet showers.
0 – 2.2 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeast
Sleet showers.
0 – 2.2 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeast

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 23.1. 16:00

Today, 22.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

Tomorrow, 23.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

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Sun and moon, 22/01/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:03 ; Moonrise 10:34
Sunset 14:45 Moonset 03:24

Places nearby

Steinlåtra (islet in sea, 256 m away), Alkungan (rock in sea, 284 m away), Alkskjeret (rock in sea, 381 m away), Alkskjær (lantern, 387 m away), Steinen (rock in sea, 496 m away), Brunsøya (islet in sea, 670 m away), Storlåtran (islet in sea, 709 m away), Låterskolten (islet in sea, 730 m away), Synstvestlåtran (islet in sea, 819 m away), Littjsvarvøya (islet in sea, 820 m away), Brunsøynakkan (rock in sea, 866 m away), Kvittingen (rock in sea, 1187 m away), Lyngmorsøyan (islet in sea, 1230 m away), Tørrbøen (shoal in sea, 1286 m away), Låterungan (rock in sea, 1295 m away), Svarvungan (rock in sea, 1304 m away), Alkskjerleia (fiord, 1318 m away), Måsskjeret (rock in sea, 1364 m away), Storsvarvøya (islet in sea, 1397 m away), Havsøyet (strait at sea, 1599 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 67°30′48″N 11°58′20″E
Decimal coordinates: 67.5134 11.9724

Altitude: 0 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: Alka (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1984).

Category: Rock in sea
Municipality: Røst, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 1113599 (2666311)