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Weather forecast forLafjord, 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

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    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.

Today, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Clear sky.
-4° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-8° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
Tomorrow, Saturday 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-4° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south
-3° 0 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from southNear gale, 14 m/s from south
-2° 0 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south
-2° 0 – 2.2 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south
Sunday, 23/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow showers.
-3° 0.8 – 2.6 mm Gale, 19 m/s from southGale, 19 m/s from south
1.0 – 4.6 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwest
1.1 – 3.0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
0.1 – 5.2 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from southNear gale, 15 m/s from south

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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

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Sun and moon, 21/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 11:08 ; Moonrise 18:14
Sunset 11:50 Moonset 10:43

Webcams close to Lafjord

Repvag: E Vedbotn (Kameraet står plassert på Reinelv)

Repvag: E Vedbotn (Kameraet står plassert på Reinelv), Repvag
Last updated: at 11:03
Distance: 14,6 km
Added by Statens vegvesen.

Honningsvag: E Kamøyværkrysset (Retning Nordkapp)

Honningsvag: E Kamøyværkrysset (Retning Nordkapp), Honningsvag
Last updated: at 11:47
Distance: 17,0 km
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Kamoyvaer: Nordkapp Havfiske

Kamoyvaer: Nordkapp Havfiske, Kamoyvaer
Last updated: at 11:53
Distance: 18,8 km
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Skarsvag: E Skarsvågkrysset (Retning Nordkapp)

Skarsvag: E Skarsvågkrysset (Retning Nordkapp), Skarsvag
Last updated: at 11:46
Distance: 21,3 km
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Places nearby

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Latitude/longitude: 70°54′28″N 25°36′52″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.9080 25.6145

Altitude: 1 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: Lafjord (accepted by the Coastal Administration in 1990).

Category: Lantern
Municipality: Nordkapp, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 329459 (328242)