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Weather forecast forStorsteinnes, Lyngen (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Lyngen

    On Thursday we expect high 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 is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  2. Applies to Lyngen

    On Friday 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.

  3. Applies to Ofoten and Troms

    From Wednesday afternoon much snow is expected, locally 20-40cm/24t, due to snow showers from northwest. More snow in mountain regions. During Thursday, the showers decrease in North-Troms, still much snow in South-Troms and Ofoten. The heavy snow showers decrease late Thursday.

    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 some extra time for transportation and driving. Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving.

    ConsequencesTravel time may increase on some journeys. Local driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 15:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 21, 2022 00:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Ofoten and Troms, 19 January 14:00 UTC to 20 January 23:00 UTC.
Today, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
3.0 – 11.0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Heavy snow.
4.0 – 14.5 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from westGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
0 – 6.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from westGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west
Tomorrow, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 – 0.6 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from westLight breeze, 3 m/s from west
06:00–12:00
Fair.
-3° 0 – 1.2 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from south-southwest
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from east-northeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from east-northeast
Saturday, 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Light snow.
-2° 0 – 2.0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-northeast
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
0 – 1.2 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from northeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from northeast
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Rain.
0 – 5.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lyngen area

Next update: ca 21.1. 16:00

Today, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Tomorrow, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 20/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:31 ; Moonrise 16:42
Sunset 13:13 Moonset 11:26

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Latitude/longitude: 69°36′46″N 19°52′49″E
Decimal coordinates: 69.6130 19.8805

Altitude: 16 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: Storsteinnes (norwegian, accepted by the municipality in 1988).
Not approved: Biehtarnjárga (northern sami, proposed in 1988).

Category: Village
Municipality: Lyngen, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 307581 (306194)