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Weather forecast forTappeluft, 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 – 0.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
-4° 0 – 3.8 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwest
-2° 1.9 – 6.7 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest
-2° 1.1 – 3.2 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from north-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
-2° 0 – 1.5 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
Heavy snow.
-3° 3.1 – 8.3 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south-southwest
1.9 – 8.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest
1.5 – 6.5 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Heavy rain.
2.6 – 9.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwest
Light snow showers.
0 – 5.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwest
-2° 0 – 0.9 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
-1° 0 – 1.0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest

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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 11:13 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 12:08

Webcams close to Tappeluft

Langfjordbotn: E - moh

Langfjordbotn: E - moh, Langfjordbotn
Last updated: at 05:11
Distance: 9,3 km
Added by Statens vegvesen.

Kafjord: E Alta vest (Retning sør)

Kafjord: E Alta vest (Retning sør), Kafjord
Last updated: at 04:59
Distance: 29,8 km
Added by Statens vegvesen.

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Places nearby

Boberg (villa, 488 m away), Bjørndal (farm, 834 m away), Tappeluftnes (villa, 897 m away), Nyheim (villa, 1198 m away), Bjørndalen (valley, 1285 m away), Sørelva (stream, 1500 m away), Storfjellet (hill, 1504 m away), Elvedal (property, 1622 m away), Sennastein (villa, 1806 m away), Akkavaggbåen (shoal in sea, 1862 m away), Tappelufteidet (small isthmus at sea, 1919 m away), Kobbesteinøra (property, 1951 m away), Bjørndalfjellet (hill, 2000 m away), Myra (farm, 2033 m away), Kvannlia (hillside, 2167 m away), Kvannlifjellet (mountain, 2232 m away), Elvedalen (valley, 2494 m away), Giđđavággi (valley, 2548 m away), Dáhpeluovttvárri (mountain, 2560 m away), Rivarfjellet (mountain, 2631 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°04′57″N 22°28′05″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.0828 22.4682

Altitude: 4 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: Dáhpeluokta (northern sami, accepted by the municipality in 1979), Tappeluft (norwegian, accepted by the municipality in 1976).
Not approved: Dappeluokta (northern sami, rejected in 1979).

Category: Village area
Municipality: Alta, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 318823 (317528)