Weather forecast forOmgang, Gamvik (Troms og Finnmark)
Applies to Finnmarkskysten
On Thursday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Finnmarkskysten. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
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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.
Applies to Finnmark
From late Wednesday evening there is a risk of blowing snow due to snow showers and wind from northwest. The showers and wind will first appear in the western part, locally gale force 8 to severe gale force 9. Thursday morning, the wind is veering to north, first in west.Severity
InstructionsAllow extra time for transportation and driving. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places.
ConsequencesReduced visibility. Local driving conditions may become difficult due to snow accumulating on the road. Expect convoys and/or closed roads on short notice.
|00:00–06:00||-1°||0 – 0.7 mm||Near gale, 14 m/s from west|
|06:00–12:00||-1°||0 – 2.5 mm||Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwest|
|12:00–18:00||-2°||0.5 – 4.0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest|
|18:00–00:00||1°||0.7 – 5.9 mm||Gale, 20 m/s from north-northwest|
|00:00–06:00||-1°||0 – 1.8 mm||Near gale, 15 m/s from north|
|06:00–12:00||-2°||0 – 1.2 mm||Strong breeze, 12 m/s from north-northwest|
|12:00–18:00||-2°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwest|
|18:00–00:00||-3°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest|
|00:00–06:00||-6°||0 mm||Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest|
|07:00–13:00||-3°||0 mm||Near gale, 16 m/s from south-southwest|
|13:00–19:00||-3°||0 mm||Near gale, 14 m/s from south-southwest|
|19:00–01:00||-3°||0 mm||Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwest|
Avalanche forecast for Finnmarkskysten area
Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00
The meteorologist’s text forecast
|Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise.||Moonrise 15:40|
Decimal coordinates: 70.9888 28.5245
Altitude: 17 m.