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Radar image forSkrivarneset, Vestvågøy (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Salten, Ofoten and Lofoten

    Tuesday it is expected local risk of moderate icing on ships at the coast of Salten, Lofoten and Ofoten. Danger decreasing late Wednesday afternoon.

    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. Tuesday December 7, 2021 14:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Wednesday December 8, 2021 16:00 - Danger is over
    Map of moderate icing on ships, yellow level, Salten, Ofoten and Lofoten, 07 December 13:00 UTC to 08 December 15:00 UTC.

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