Weather forecast forLoftan, Sørfold (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Salten

    On Wednesday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Salten. 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.

Today, Wednesday 14/04/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
01:00–06:00
Snow.
-2° 0.2 – 1.4 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00
Cloudy.
0 – 1.1 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00
Snow.
-1° 1.2 – 6.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from westModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west
Tomorrow, Thursday 15/04/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy sleet.
2.1 – 9.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet.
0.7 – 6.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from westModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west
12:00–18:00
Sleet.
0 – 3.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from westModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west
18:00–00:00
Light sleet.
0 – 3.4 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwest
Friday, 16/04/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Sleet.
0 – 2.8 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from southwest
08:00–14:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
14:00–20:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
20:00–02:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from southeast

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Salten area

Next update: ca 15.4. 16:00

Today, 14.4.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 15.4.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 14/04/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 05:13 ; The moon does not set.
Sunset 20:44

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Latitude/longitude: 67°28′52″N 15°37′52″E
Decimal coordinates: 67.4814 15.6312

Altitude: 430 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: Loftan (authorized by the Mapping Authority in 1997).

Category: Mountain shelf
Municipality: Sørfold, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 345505 (2208817)