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Weather forecast forLille Kvalfjord, 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
-4° 0 – 0.2 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
-4° 0 – 2.2 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
-4° 1.4 – 6.2 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwest
-3° 1.0 – 2.8 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
-2° 0 – 1.3 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwest
Heavy snow.
-3° 2.8 – 8.9 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southwest
-2° 1.0 – 6.2 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southeastStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southeast
0.8 – 5.7 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from westFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
1.3 – 5.8 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
Sleet showers.
0 – 3.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest
0 – 3.6 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
0 – 3.9 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from westFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west

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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
; Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. ; The moon does not rise.

Places nearby

Fuglenes (small peninsula, 314 m away), Ringfjellet (hill, 969 m away), Helledalen (valley, 1004 m away), Bumpavággi (valley, 1195 m away), Lille Kvalfjorden (fiord, 1410 m away), Lille Kvalfjorddalen (valley, 1493 m away), (river, 1557 m away), Čorvvárri (hill, 1685 m away), Middagsfjellet (mountain, 1747 m away), Lomtind (mountain, 1897 m away), Hornfjellet (hill, 1928 m away), Sommarelvvatnet (pond, 1960 m away), , , Lille Kvalfjordneset (small peninsula, 1980 m away), Seljebukta (inlet at sea, 2020 m away), Torbenes (small peninsula, 2051 m away), Kvalfjordbåen (shoal in sea, 2134 m away), Svartfjellet (mountain, 2163 m away), Ánddot (mountain, 2166 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°17′24″N 22°54′31″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.2900 22.9087

Altitude: 13 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: Lille Kvalfjord (authorized by the municipality in 2001).
Not approved: Kvalfjord, l (rejected in 2001).

Category: Village area
Municipality: Alta, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 322881 (321623)