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Weather forecast forSandskjæran, Vega (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Helgeland, Nord-Trøndelag, Saltfjellet, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesteraalen, Sør-Troms and Nord-Troms

    From Friday evening, becasue of transition to above zero temperatures it is expected risk of rain freezing on cold ground and locally freezing rain. Transition to above freezing temperatures will first occur in North-Troendelag and Helgeland.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsBe alert; ice may be difficult to see. Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving. Check road reports (175.no).

    ConsequencesLocal driving conditions may become difficult.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday January 21, 2022 21:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Saturday January 22, 2022 14:00 - Danger is over
    Map of ice, yellow level, Helgeland, Nord-Trøndelag, Saltfjellet, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesteraalen, Sør-Troms and Nord-Troms, 21 January 20:00 UTC to 22 January 13:00 UTC.
  2. Applies to Roervik - Loedingen

    From Saturday afternoon southwest near gale force 7, from Saturday evening gale force 8, possibly strong gale force 9 in the northern part. Early Sunday morning southwest near gale force 7.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsDo not go out at sea in a small boat.

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

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday January 22, 2022 13:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Sunday January 23, 2022 06:00 - Danger is over
  3. Applies to Nordland og deler av Troms

    Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Risk of slushflows is especially high in areas with more than 50 cm snow. The snow may in some places be fully water-saturated. Slushflows are triggered even in relatively gentle slopes, where water accumulates. Slushflows follow terrain depressions and may develop into debris flows. Heavy snowmelt is expected. Heavy rain is expected.
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    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsKeep water paths and culverts free of snow, ice, gravel, waste, twigs and leaves. Clogged waterways with dammed water may cause landslides.

    ConsequencesLandslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed.

  4. Applies to Nordland and Troms

    From late Sunday morning increasing southwest severe gale force 9 to occasionally storm force 10, with local strong gust 27-40 m/s. Strongest wind expected Sunday evening and early Monday morning. Decreasing wind Monday morning.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsSecure all loose objects. Avoid exposed places. Allow a lot of extra time for transportation and driving. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Be careful in coastal areas. In advance consider measures to limit damage.

    ConsequencesLarger loose items may be taken by the wind. Risk of damage to buildings and infrastructure. Cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport expected. Bridges may be closed. Many journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply will be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. High waves may cause damage to infrastructure and buildings in the coastal zone. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.

    Tidslinje

    1. Sunday January 23, 2022 10:00 - Wind increases
    2. Monday January 24, 2022 07:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of very strong wind gusts, orange level, Nordland and Troms, 23 January 09:00 UTC to 24 January 06:00 UTC.
Today, Saturday 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
10:00–12:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00
Rain.
1.2 – 2.7 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
18:00–00:00
Rain.
1.2 – 3.5 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from south-southwestNear gale, 14 m/s from south-southwest
Tomorrow, Sunday 23/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Light rain.
0 – 1.6 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from west-southwestNear gale, 15 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Light rain.
0 – 1.5 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
12:00–18:00
Rain.
3.0 – 6.0 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from southwestNear gale, 17 m/s from southwest
18:00–00:00
Rain.
2.1 – 7.9 mm Gale, 19 m/s from southwestGale, 19 m/s from southwest
Monday, 24/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy rain.
3.5 – 9.8 mm Strong gale, 22 m/s from southwestStrong gale, 22 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Rain.
0.6 – 4.8 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from west-southwestNear gale, 15 m/s from west-southwest
13:00–19:00
Sleet showers.
0.4 – 7.9 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from westFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west
19:00–01:00
Sleet showers.
0.2 – 5.3 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from westStrong breeze, 13 m/s from west

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Sun and moon, 22/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 09:40 ; Moonrise 21:29
Sunset 15:07 Moonset 10:49

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Latitude/longitude: 65°51′58″N 11°57′56″E
Decimal coordinates: 65.8661 11.9656

Altitude: 0 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: Sandskjæran (authorized by the Mapping Authority in 2008).
Not approved: Sandskjeran (rejected in 2008).

Category: Rock in sea
Municipality: Vega, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 253226 (251543)