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Weather forecast forKjosen, Lyngen (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Lyngen

    On Monday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Lyngen. 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 Lyngen

    On Tuesday we expect high avalanche danger for region Lyngen. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches), 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 is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  3. Applies to Nordland and Troms

    From Tuesday morning to Wednesday morning expected above zero temperatures and a lot of rain in Nordland and Troms. It is expected 30-60mm precipitation in 24 hours, on Helgeland locally 60-90mm.

    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)

    InstructionsConsider the need for preventive measures. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving.

    ConsequencesRisk of flooding of low-lying areas in densely populated areas. Check varsom.no for more information. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday January 18, 2022 07:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Wednesday January 19, 2022 07:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 18 January 06:00 UTC to 19 January 06:00 UTC.
Today, Monday 17/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
16:00–18:00
Light snow showers.
-4° 0 – 1.0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00
Snow.
-3° 0.5 – 3.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Light snow.
-3° 0 – 1.4 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Snow.
-3° 2.8 – 9.1 mm Light air, 1 m/s from west-northwestLight air, 1 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00
Heavy rain.
2.7 – 13.2 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwest
18:00–00:00
Rain.
2.0 – 10.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from westFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy rain.
2.4 – 10.4 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from west-southwestNear gale, 15 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet.
0.7 – 7.7 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00
Light snow showers.
0 – 5.5 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest
19:00–01:00
Snow.
-2° 0 – 4.7 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lyngen area

Next update: ca 18.1. 16:00

Today, 17.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 18.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 17/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:50 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 12:49

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Latitude/longitude: 69°34′57″N 20°09′01″E
Decimal coordinates: 69.5827 20.1503

Altitude: 10 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: Kjosen (norwegian, accepted by the municipality in 1988).
Not approved: Muotkevuotna (northern sami, proposed in 2014).

Category: Village area
Municipality: Lyngen, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 307653 (306266)