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Weather forecast forTørkbakkan, Rana (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Svartisen

    On Tuesday we expect high avalanche danger for region Svartisen. 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
20:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
-2° 2.0 – 4.3 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet.
-3° 2.7 – 12.2 mm Calm, 0 m/s from north-northeastCalm, 0 m/s from north-northeast
12:00–18:00
Heavy rain.
9.8 – 24.7 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
18:00–00:00
Rain.
2.0 – 12.0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy rain.
7.2 – 23.0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from westModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west
06:00–12:00
Heavy rain.
5.4 – 14.4 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00
Sleet.
1.4 – 6.4 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwest
18:00–00:00
Light snow.
0 – 3.6 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Svartisen 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 09:55 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 14:32

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Places nearby

Lavasholmen (islet, 156 m away), Nordhammaren (small mountain, 178 m away), Drevvassdalen (valley, 182 m away), Tørkea (quiet inlet, 205 m away), Klokkerhagen idrettsplass (sporting ground, 229 m away), Lavasneset (headland, 241 m away), Steinbakkan (slope, 280 m away), Nordhammeren (road, 359 m away), Erik Mikkelsens vei (road, 362 m away), Tretthammeren (road, 362 m away), Gruben (church, 397 m away), Nils Eriksens vei (road, 403 m away), Steinbakken (road, 403 m away), Vestvikheia (housing estate, 403 m away), Revelåga (river, 415 m away), Øvre Steinbakken (road, 415 m away), Hammarstorsletta (plains, 423 m away), Elvlia (hillside, 446 m away), Grubåsen (housing estate, 463 m away), Hammern (settlement, 465 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 66°18′45″N 14°11′54″E
Decimal coordinates: 66.3126 14.1984

Altitude: 37 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: Tørkbakkan (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1975).

Category: Slope
Municipality: Rana, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 988959 (2544052)