Weather forecast forSkjelelva, Steigen (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

    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° 0.7 – 2.8 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
0 – 1.4 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from westFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west
-1° 2.2 – 8.9 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 15/04/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
2.0 – 8.9 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west-southwest
Light sleet.
0.6 – 4.1 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwest
0 – 3.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwest
Light rain.
0 – 2.6 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 rain.
0 – 3.3 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwest
0 – 0.6 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-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

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Sun and moon, 14/04/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 05:12 ; The moon does not set.
Sunset 20:45

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Latitude/longitude: 67°47′54″N 15°40′13″E
Decimal coordinates: 67.7984 15.6703

Altitude: 255 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: Skjelelva (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1984).

Category: Stream
Municipality: Steigen, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 276667 (275072)