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Weather forecast forRorsundet, Vega (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Roervik - Melbu

    Late Friday evening increasing east and southeast near gale force 7. South of Bodoe possibly gale force 8. Decreasing Saturday morning, first in south.

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

    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. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.


    1. Saturday January 29, 2022 00:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Saturday January 29, 2022 09:00 - Danger is over
Today, Friday 28/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 4.1 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
0.9 – 4.7 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
Tomorrow, Saturday 29/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Heavy sleet.
7.2 – 14.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southeast
1.1 – 4.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south
0 – 5.7 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeast
0 – 3.5 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northeast
Sunday, 30/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 3.0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northeast
Sleet showers.
0 – 2.9 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from north-northwestNear gale, 14 m/s from north-northwest
0 – 2.9 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from north-northwestNear gale, 15 m/s from north-northwest
Sleet showers.
0 – 3.0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest

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Sun and moon, 28/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 09:17 ; Moonrise 07:41
Sunset 15:31 Moonset 09:13

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Places nearby

Bukkøyan (islet in sea, 115 m away), Liss-Strandvikja (inlet at sea, 229 m away), Liss-Strandvikheia (heath, 361 m away), Storstrandvikja (inlet at sea, 515 m away), Joskjeran (rock in sea, 524 m away), Neptunheia (heath, 560 m away), Bussvalheian (small hill, 592 m away), Seglinga (islet in sea, 608 m away), Sørsjyen (inlet at sea, 672 m away), Trollhaugen (small hill, 717 m away), Rotvikodden (small peninsula, 827 m away), Rotvikodden (lantern, 855 m away), Sjyhågjen (small hill, 858 m away), Harmmyra (farm, 876 m away), Ursfallet (rock in sea, 896 m away), Rorsundet (strait at sea, 910 m away), Stornonshaugen (small hill, 934 m away), Rotvikran (inlet at sea, 940 m away), Tofta (farm, 1002 m away), Liss-Nonshågjen (small hill, 1012 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 65°37′50″N 12°08′30″E
Decimal coordinates: 65.6307 12.1418

Altitude: 17 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: Rorsundet (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1985).

Category: Strait at sea
Municipality: Vega, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 249949 (248255)