Weather forecast forVollbakken, Vågan (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Helgeland, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten og Vesterålen

    Locally moderate vessel icing is expected in coast- and fjordareas from Thursday forenoon.

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

    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.


    1. Thursday January 21, 2021 10:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt
    Map of moderate icing on ships, yellow level, Helgeland, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten og Vesterålen, 21 January 09:00 UTC to 22 January 23:00 UTC.
Today, Wednesday 20/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-southeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-southeast
-4° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-southeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-southeast
-4° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeast
-4° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeast
Tomorrow, Thursday 21/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southeast
-5° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from east-southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from east-southeast
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from east-southeastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from east-southeast
-6° 0 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from eastNear gale, 14 m/s from east
Friday, 22/01/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-6° 0 – 0.9 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from east-southeastNear gale, 15 m/s from east-southeast
-7° 0 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from east-southeastStrong breeze, 13 m/s from east-southeast
-8° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from eastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from east
Partly cloudy.
-7° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from eastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from east

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lofoten og Vesterålen area

Next update: ca 21.1. 16:00

Today, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level Low

Tomorrow, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Low

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Sun and moon, 20/01/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:15 ; Moonrise 10:43
Sunset 14:12 Moonset 00:02

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Places nearby

Enkmannsvollen (meadow, 80 m away), Kvalvika (inlet at sea, 289 m away), Sløyfa (intersection, 433 m away), Grønnbakken (hillside, 460 m away), Smiberget (small mountain, 471 m away), Øra (farm, 616 m away), Hesthaugan (small hill, 619 m away), Rødlia (hillside, 624 m away), Spellhaugen (small hill, 636 m away), Rødlitinden (hill, 682 m away), Albertelva (stream, 692 m away), Rødlidalen (valley, 724 m away), Vassvika (inlet at sea, 728 m away), Jektberget (small mountain, 770 m away), Albertdalen (valley, 785 m away), Litlholmen (islet in sea, 804 m away), Karl Smed-torvhaugen (small hill, 839 m away), Rødlimyra (meadow, 840 m away), Ørsvågholmen (islet in sea, 844 m away), Ørsvåg (village area, 848 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 68°12′49″N 14°24′31″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.2138 14.4088

Altitude: 6 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: Vollbakken (authorized by the Mapping Authority in 1993).

Category: Slope
Municipality: Vågan, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 352168 (2214841)