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Weather forecast forKamøyvær, Nordkapp (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Finnmarkskysten

    On Friday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Finnmarkskysten. 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 North Cape - Russian border

    From early Saturday morning expected south to southwesterly near gale force 7 to gale force 8.

    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. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Considerable airborne spray.

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday January 22, 2022 05:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Saturday January 22, 2022 16:00 - Danger is over
Today, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
14:00–18:00
Fair.
-5° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwest
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-9° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
Tomorrow, Saturday 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest
06:00–12:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 – 0.8 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwest
12:00–18:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 – 0.7 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
18:00–00:00
Snow.
-3° 0 – 2.1 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
Sunday, 23/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Light snow showers.
-3° 0.7 – 2.8 mm Gale, 18 m/s from south-southwestGale, 18 m/s from south-southwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet showers.
0.9 – 4.4 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00
Snow.
1.2 – 3.7 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southwest
19:00–01:00
Rain.
0 – 4.6 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from south-southwestNear gale, 16 m/s from south-southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Finnmarkskysten area

Next update: ca 22.1. 16:00

Today, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 22.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 21/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. ; Moonrise 18:11
Moonset 10:43

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Latitude/longitude: 71°02′55″N 25°54′19″E
Decimal coordinates: 71.0487 25.9055

Altitude: 2 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: Kamøyvær (accepted by the municipality in 1978).

Category: Small town
Municipality: Nordkapp, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 331122 (329912)