Weather statistics for Straumen, Sørfold (Nordland)
Applies to Salten, Ofoten and Lofoten
Tuesday it is expected local risk of moderate icing on ships at the coast of Salten, Lofoten and Ofoten. Danger decreasing late Wednesday afternoon.Severity
InstructionsRemove ice from the boat.
ConsequencesRapid ice accumulation on a small boat may cause it to lose its stability, tip over and sink. For ships the issue is more directed towards slippery decks, handrailing, ladders, iced down safety boats and safety equipment. Ice accumulation may also damage radio communication if the antennas are freezing. Moderate ice accumulation on the bow/bridge of the ship.