Weather forecast forSkomvær, Røst (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Nordland

    Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas. The amount of precipitation is somewhat uncertain. Follow the weather radar. Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. The warning level is increased/decreased.
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    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsKeep away from rivers and streams with high flow.

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

Today, Tuesday 22/09/2020
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
0 – 0.2 mm Gale, 18 m/s from westGale, 18 m/s from west
0 mm Gale, 18 m/s from westGale, 18 m/s from west
0 – 0.9 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest
Tomorrow, Wednesday 23/09/2020
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0.7 – 7.3 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southeast
Heavy rain.
3.1 – 11.5 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from east-southeastStrong breeze, 12 m/s from east-southeast
Light rain.
11° 0 – 4.2 mm Strong gale, 21 m/s from south-southwestStrong gale, 21 m/s from south-southwest
Partly cloudy.
0 – 2.9 mm Gale, 19 m/s from westGale, 19 m/s from west
Thursday, 24/09/2020
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
0 – 0.6 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-northwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-northwest
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northeast
0 – 1.3 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeast

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 21.9. 17:00

Today, 22.9.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

Tomorrow, 23.9.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

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Sun and moon, 22/09/2020
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 06:55 ; Moonrise 16:17
Sunset 19:13 Moonset 19:05

Places nearby

Skomvær (island in sea, 112 m away), Keila (inlet at sea, 230 m away), Littjskomvær (small peninsula, 300 m away), Rundskjerholmen (rock in sea, 409 m away), Smubøskjeret (rock in sea, 474 m away), Smellbåleia (strait at sea, 534 m away), Skulskjeret (rock in sea, 538 m away), Flesjan (rock in sea, 571 m away), Steinen (rock in sea, 625 m away), Skomværflaget (strait at sea, 669 m away), Smellbåskjeret (rock in sea, 688 m away), Svartskjeret (rock in sea, 933 m away), Ormen (rock in sea, 1136 m away), Hærnykflesan (rock in sea, 1251 m away), Våtbåan (shoal in sea, 1307 m away), Gjelfruvær (islet in sea, 1335 m away), Vestskjerholmen (islet in sea, 1415 m away), Olmassastøskjeran (rock in sea, 1416 m away), Leiskjeran (rock in sea, 1538 m away), Buvær (islet in sea, 1613 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 67°24′39″N 11°52′29″E
Decimal coordinates: 67.4109 11.8749

Altitude: 21 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: Skomvær (accepted by the Coastal Administration in 1990).
Not approved: Skomvær fyr (rejected in 1990).

Category: Light house
Municipality: Røst, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 274201 (272596)