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Weather forecast forGargia, Alta (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Vest-Finnmark

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

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

    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.

Today, Monday 17/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-6° 0 – 0.4 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
Light snow showers.
-6° 0 – 1.7 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
-7° 1.3 – 4.6 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from westLight breeze, 2 m/s from west
Snow showers.
-4° 0.8 – 3.5 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
-5° 0 – 1.2 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
-6° 1.8 – 4.9 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southwest
-5° 0 – 1.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
0 – 1.7 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 2.5 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
Light sleet showers.
0 – 1.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwest
-5° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from southwest
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark area

Next update: ca 18.1. 16:00

Today, 17.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 18.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 17/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:53 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 12:20

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Places nearby

Lilleslåtten (farm, 163 m away), Soleng (farm, 166 m away), Gargialia (hillside, 570 m away), Storeng (farm, 850 m away), Gargia fjellstue (hotel, 858 m away), Gargiavannet (pond, 1058 m away), Ruonánjunni (mountain, 1441 m away), Gargiaelva (river, 1600 m away), Kistavannet (pond, 1875 m away), Øvre Kista (quiet inlet, 2034 m away), Mellomkista (quiet inlet, 2037 m away), Kistaberget (quiet inlet, 2055 m away), Skogstue (hut, 2102 m away), Gargiasetra (hut, 2120 m away), Vinamoen (moor, 2188 m away), Vinabakkene (slope, 2208 m away), Orvvošjohka (river, 2252 m away), Vinahaugan (small hill, 2254 m away), Andre Øvervannet (lake, 2269 m away), Gargiaholmen (farm, 2347 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 69°48′49″N 23°28′53″E
Decimal coordinates: 69.8136 23.4815

Altitude: 105 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: Gargia (norwegian, accepted by the municipality in 1972), Karkia (*[nob:punkt/stadnamninfo:språk_KV], authorized by the municipality in 2006).

Category: Village area
Municipality: Alta, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 314793 (313482)