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Weather forecast forEtelänpuoli, Porsanger (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Finnmarkskysten

    On Tuesday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Finnmarkskysten. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches), 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, Monday 17/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow showers.
-5° 0 – 0.8 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north
Light snow showers.
-5° 0 – 1.8 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 1.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwest
Light snow.
-4° 0 – 1.8 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 – 1.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwest
-4° 0.6 – 2.5 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
-4° 0.8 – 2.7 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from south-southwestNear gale, 14 m/s from south-southwest
Light sleet.
0 – 2.1 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 1.9 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.4 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
-1° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Finnmarkskysten area

Next update: ca 18.1. 16:00

Today, 17.1.

Avalanche danger level Moderate

Tomorrow, 18.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 17/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. ; The moon does not rise.

Places nearby

Krokvannet (pond, 243 m away), Käyräjärvenluokka (slope, 292 m away), Piettusensillee (slope, 359 m away), Seljeenga (farm, 364 m away), Bávošjeaggi (marsh, 568 m away), Anttunintörmä (slope, 603 m away), Antoninsuvanto (quiet inlet, 660 m away), Bávošnjárga (small peninsula, 717 m away), Hannu Niileksen Oja (stream, 719 m away), Valkamantörmä (slope, 754 m away), Bávoščohkka (small hill, 755 m away), Børselva (river, 802 m away), Kajasuvanto (quiet inlet, 824 m away), Jovensuu (rivermouth, 853 m away), Praamasuvanto (quiet inlet, 884 m away), Jovenniemi (small peninsula, 980 m away), Lantoruto (forest, 985 m away), Rautajänkkä (marsh, 1026 m away), Kirkonmaa (cemetery, 1048 m away), Kotakentänruto (forest, 1104 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°18′17″N 25°31′41″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.3050 25.5282

Altitude: 3 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: Etelänpuoli (*[nob:punkt/stadnamninfo:språk_KV], authorized by the municipality in 1994).
Not approved: Børselv (norwegian, rejected in 1994).

Category: Village
Municipality: Porsanger, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 324014 (322764)