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Weather forecast forÅsen, Sortland (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Skomvaer - Hekkingen

    Early friday morning increasing to northwest near gale force 7, possibly occasionally gale force 8 Friday morning, decreasing early Friday forenoon.

    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)

    InstructionsDo not go out at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesSea heaps up. Moderate amounts of airborne spray. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday January 28, 2022 01:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 28, 2022 08:00 - Danger is over
  2. Applies to Outer Vestfjord, Roest Bank, Vesteraalbanks, Banks outside Troms and Tromsoeflaket and Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Troms

    A Polar low will early Friday morning develop in the sea areas west of Troms and is moving towards east. Friday morning the position is uncertain but its expected to make landfall between Lofoten and Tromsø. In western part of the low northwesterly gale force 8 or severe gale force 9 is expected. The low is weakening late Friday morning.

    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)

    InstructionsBe aware of abrupt weather changes. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Check road reports (175.no).

    ConsequencesAbrupt change in wind speed and wind direction. It can be difficult to navigate due to snow, blowing snow and reduced visibility. Some journeys may have longer travel time. It can be locally difficult driving conditions due to heavy snowfall in combination with wind.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday January 28, 2022 05:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 28, 2022 11:00 - Danger is over
    Map of polar low, yellow level, Outer Vestfjord, Roest Bank, Vesteraalbanks, Banks outside Troms and Tromsoeflaket and Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Troms, 28 January 04:00 UTC to 28 January 10:00 UTC.
Today, Friday 28/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
03:00–06:00
Light snow showers.
-2° 0 – 1.7 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west
06:00–12:00
Light snow showers.
-2° 0 – 2.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest
12:00–18:00
Snow showers.
-3° 0 – 3.6 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwest
18:00–00:00
Fair.
-5° 0 – 0.7 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeast
Tomorrow, Saturday 29/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east-southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from east-southeast
06:00–12:00
Light snow.
-4° 0 – 3.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from east-southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from east-southeast
12:00–18:00
Snow.
-4° 0 – 2.3 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from east-southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from east-southeast
18:00–00:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-southeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-southeast
Sunday, 30/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-southeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-southeast
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from eastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southLight breeze, 3 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 29.1. 16:00

Today, 28.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

Tomorrow, 29.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 28/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 09:41 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 14:41

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Latitude/longitude: 68°37′47″N 15°33′26″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.6298 15.5575

Altitude: 85 m.

See it on: Norgeskart.no or Google Maps

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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: Åsen (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1975).

Category: Hill
Municipality: Sortland, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 288190 (286667)