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Weather forecast forSør-Tverrfjord, Loppa (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Vest-Finnmark

    On Thursday 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

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    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.

  2. Applies to Torsvaag - Slettnes lighthouse

    From Wednesday afternoon southwest near gale force 7, occasionally gale force 8, late Wednesday evening veering northwest.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    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.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 12:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Thursday January 20, 2022 10:00 - Danger is over
  3. 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
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    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.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 22:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 21, 2022 02:00 - Danger is over
    Map of blowing snow, yellow level, Finnmark, 19 January 21:00 UTC to 21 January 01:00 UTC.
Today, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
2.4 – 9.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet.
2.2 – 13.7 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from west-northwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00
Cloudy.
0 – 3.3 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from north-northwestNear gale, 14 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from north-northwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 0.8 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from northwest
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
Saturday, 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 – 0.8 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south
07:00–13:00
Snow.
0 – 3.1 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southeast
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
0 – 0.8 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southeast

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark area

Next update: ca 21.1. 16:00

Today, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 20/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:47 ; Moonrise 16:23
Sunset 12:41 Moonset 11:29

Webcams close to Sør-Tverrfjord

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Places nearby

Bártnatvuotna (inlet at sea, 297 m away), Sør Tverrfjordelva (river, 477 m away), Sør Tverrfjorden (farm, 504 m away), Anderselva (stream, 685 m away), Bjørnvikeidet (small isthmus, 794 m away), Andersdalen (valley, 912 m away), Kollaren (mountain, 1179 m away), Laukberget (small mountain, 1218 m away), Steinneset (small peninsula, 1227 m away), Beskodet (headland, 1345 m away), Skjånesgrunnen (shoal in sea, 1553 m away), Indre Bjørnvika (inlet at sea, 1605 m away), Ranseren (small peninsula, 1605 m away), Pannarodden (lantern, 1673 m away), Storvatnet (lake, 1700 m away), Skjånes (small peninsula, 1753 m away), Pannarskjæret (rock in sea, 1779 m away), Offirfjellet (mountain, 1908 m away), Kråkberget (small mountain, 2064 m away), Andersdalsvatna (lake, 2103 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°13′10″N 21°42′50″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.2196 21.7141

Altitude: 7 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: Sør Tverrfjord (accepted by the municipality in 1984), Sør-Tverrfjord (accepted by the municipality in 1977).

Category: Village area
Municipality: Loppa, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 318350 (317053)