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Weather forecast forKåja, Hasvik (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Vest-Finnmark

    On Friday 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, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwest
Tomorrow, Saturday 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest
0.9 – 3.9 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south
0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwest
0 – 2.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwest
Sunday, 23/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Rain showers.
2.2 – 6.6 mm Gale, 18 m/s from south-southwestGale, 18 m/s from south-southwest
Light rain.
0 – 3.6 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from westNear gale, 17 m/s from west
2.2 – 5.6 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
1.4 – 11.3 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from southwestNear gale, 16 m/s from southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark area

Next update: ca 22.1. 16:00

Today, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 22.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

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The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 21/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:57 ; Moonrise 18:32
Sunset 12:31 Moonset 10:55

Places nearby

Kåja (island in sea, 119 m away), Breisundet (strait at sea, 295 m away), Verholmsundet (strait at sea, 318 m away), Gåsholmsundet (strait at sea, 420 m away), Verholmen (islet in sea, 437 m away), Likholmen (islet in sea, 439 m away), Gåsholmen (islet in sea, 581 m away), Ringskjæret (rock in sea, 633 m away), Sørvær molo (lantern, 652 m away), Russeskjærfluen (sunken rock in sea, 678 m away), Ormetunga (rock in sea, 756 m away), Skarveskjæret (rock in sea, 783 m away), Sørvær, Nedre (lantern, 858 m away), Trollholmskjæret (rock in sea, 885 m away), Stongsundet (inlet at sea, 903 m away), Trollholmskjærsundet (strait at sea, 921 m away), Stongsundholmen (islet in sea, 941 m away), Sållbuflua (sunken rock in sea, 954 m away), Mellom-Barden (islet in sea, 969 m away), Ytter-Sållbu (inlet at sea, 972 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°37′48″N 21°56′51″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.6302 21.9476

Altitude: 40 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: Kåja (authorized by the Coastal Administration in 2004).
Not approved: Koia (rejected in 2004).

Category: Lantern
Municipality: Hasvik, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 325605 (324371)