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Radar image forBonsteinklaven, Vevelstad (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Helgeland

    On Wednesday we expect high avalanche danger for region Helgeland. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches), wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    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)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  2. Applies to Helgeland

    On Thursday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Helgeland. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    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)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires advanced knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid avalanche terrain. Avalanches may hit some avalanche-exposed roads and occasionally settlements.

  3. Applies to Froeyabank, Haltenbank, Sklinna Bank and Traena Bank and Helgeland

    A polar low is now in position 69 degrees north 0 degrees west. The low is moving southeast and and is this evening expected to make landfall in the southern part of Helgeland. The wind is expected to be severe gale force 9 or storm force 10 near the polar low, with heavy snow showers.

    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 aware of abrupt weather changes. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Check road reports (175.no).

    ConsequencesAbrupt change in wind speed and wind direction. Some journeys may have longer travel time. It can be locally difficult driving conditions due to heavy snowfall in combination with wind.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 18:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Thursday January 20, 2022 00:00 - Danger is over
    Map of polar low, yellow level, Froeyabank, Haltenbank, Sklinna Bank and Traena Bank and Helgeland, 19 January 17:00 UTC to 19 January 23:00 UTC.
  4. Applies to Roervik - Loedingen

    From late Wednesday afternoon north and northwest near to gale force 8. South of Stoett occasionally strong gale force 9.

    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)

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesIf the engine stops you can float away from land. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Large waves. High risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. High waves whose crests sometimes roll over. Airborne spray may reduce visibility.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 19:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Thursday January 20, 2022 10:00 - Danger is over

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