Weather forecast forLoppekalven, Loppa (Troms og Finnmark)
Applies to Vest-Finnmark
On Wednesday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Vest-Finnmark. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches), 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 Torsvaag - Slettnes lighthouse
From Wednesday afternoon southwest near gale force 7, occasionally gale force 8, late Wednesday evening veering northwest.Severity
InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.
ConsequencesModerate waves. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Sea heaps up. Moderate amounts of airborne spray.
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.
|23:00–00:00||1°||0 – 1.3 mm||Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southwest|
|00:00–06:00||2°||0.8 – 7.9 mm||Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west|
|06:00–12:00||3°||0.9 – 5.6 mm||Near gale, 15 m/s from northwest|
|12:00–18:00||2°||0 – 4.5 mm||Near gale, 16 m/s from north-northwest|
|18:00–00:00||1°||0 – 0.6 mm||Strong breeze, 13 m/s from north-northwest|
|00:00–06:00||0°||0 mm||Strong breeze, 11 m/s from north|
|06:00–12:00||0°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest|
|12:00–18:00||-1°||0 – 1.5 mm||Light breeze, 3 m/s from north-northwest|
|18:00–00:00||0°||0 mm||Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest|
Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark area
Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00
The meteorologist’s text forecast
|Sunrise 11:08||The moon does not rise.|
Decimal coordinates: 70.3024 21.3889
Altitude: 21 m.
Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.
Approved names: Loppekalven (authorized by the Coastal Administration in 2004).
Not approved: Loppakalven (rejected in 2004), Loppkalven (rejected in 2004).
Municipality: Loppa, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 322148 (320886)