Weather forecast forVardtinden, Sortland (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Lofoten og Vesterålen

    On Thursday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Lofoten og Vesterålen. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and wet snow (loose snow avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    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
Heavy snow.
-2° 0.6 – 2.4 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 15/04/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Heavy snow.
-1° 2.7 – 8.3 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwest
-2° 0.5 – 2.7 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest
-1° 0.6 – 3.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 – 1.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
Friday, 16/04/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
-2° 0 – 2.6 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
Light sleet.
0 – 2.2 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 15.4. 16:00

Today, 14.4.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

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 05:07 ; The moon does not set.
Sunset 20:51

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Latitude/longitude: 68°38′39″N 15°35′14″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.6444 15.5872

Altitude: 671 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: Vardtinden (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1983).

Category: Hill
Municipality: Sortland, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 287449 (285924)