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Weather forecast forSmellbåskjeret, Røst (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Roest Bank

    East gale 8

    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)

    InstructionsDo not go out at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesModerately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.


    1. Thursday January 21, 2021 17:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt
Today, Thursday 21/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from northeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from northeast
0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeast
0 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from east-southeastNear gale, 17 m/s from east-southeast
-1° 0 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from eastNear gale, 16 m/s from east
Tomorrow, Friday 22/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
-1° 0 – 1.3 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from eastNear gale, 17 m/s from east
-1° 0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from eastStrong breeze, 12 m/s from east
0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from eastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from east
0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from eastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from east
Saturday, 23/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from eastStrong breeze, 13 m/s from east
0 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from eastNear gale, 15 m/s from east
-1° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northeast
-1° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northeast

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 22.1. 16:00

Today, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Low

Tomorrow, 22.1.

Avalanche danger level Low

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Sun and moon, 21/01/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:06 ; Moonrise 10:46
Sunset 14:42 Moonset 01:46

Places nearby

Smellbåleia (strait at sea, 299 m away), Smubøskjeret (rock in sea, 433 m away), Skomvær (island in sea, 575 m away), Keila (inlet at sea, 577 m away), Steinen (rock in sea, 595 m away), Littjskomvær (small peninsula, 603 m away), Våtbåan (shoal in sea, 635 m away), Skomvær (light house, 688 m away), Rundskjerholmen (rock in sea, 795 m away), Svartskjeret (rock in sea, 796 m away), Skulskjeret (rock in sea, 803 m away), Flesjan (rock in sea, 836 m away), Bollen (rock in sea, 1174 m away), Skomværflaget (strait at sea, 1323 m away), Leiskjeran (rock in sea, 1329 m away), Ormen (rock in sea, 1360 m away), Flesjan (rock in sea, 1434 m away), Flesbåan (shoal in sea, 1499 m away), Vestskjerholmen (islet in sea, 1702 m away), Gjelfruvær (islet in sea, 1841 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 67°24′17″N 11°52′40″E
Decimal coordinates: 67.4048 11.8778

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: Smellbåen (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1910), Smellbåskjeret (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1986).

Category: Rock in sea
Municipality: Røst, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 274212 (272607)