Weather forecast forVestjorden, Steigen (Nordland)
Applies to Roervik - Loedingen
From Tuesday evening, east near gale force 7, in exposed places.Severity
InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.
ConsequencesLarge waves. High risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Sea heaps up. Moderate amounts of airborne spray.
Applies to Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten, Ofoten og Troms
From early Thursday morning expected east severe gale force 9, with strong gust 27-35 m/s, in Nordland. From Thursday afternoon the wind increases also in Troms. Late Thursday, there is a risk of even stronger gusts.Severity
InstructionsSecure loose objects. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no).
ConsequencesLoose items may be taken by the wind. Some journeys may have longer travel times. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.
Applies to Helgeland, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten og Vesterålen
Locally moderate vessel icing is expected in coast- and fjordareas from Thursday forenoon.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.
|03:00–06:00||-4°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east-southeast|
|06:00–12:00||-4°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast|
|12:00–18:00||-4°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east-southeast|
|18:00–00:00||-5°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east-southeast|
|00:00–06:00||-6°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeast|
|06:00–12:00||-6°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from east-southeast|
|12:00–18:00||-6°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from east-southeast|
|18:00–00:00||-5°||0 mm||Strong breeze, 11 m/s from east-southeast|
|00:00–06:00||-6°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from east|
|07:00–13:00||-7°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from east-southeast|
|13:00–19:00||-5°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east|
|19:00–01:00||-5°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east|
Avalanche forecast for Salten area
Next update: ca 21.1. 16:00
The meteorologist’s text forecast
|Sunrise 10:07||The moon does not set.|
Decimal coordinates: 67.9411 14.9639
Altitude: 3 m.
Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.
Approved names: Vestjord (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1984), Vestjorda (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1984), Vestjorden (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1977).
Municipality: Steigen, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 274860 (273256)