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Weather forecast forLakselv, 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
-6° 0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 1.3 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
Light snow showers.
-6° 0 – 2.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
Snow showers.
-5° 0.8 – 2.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 – 1.0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest
-5° 0.8 – 3.2 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
-5° 0.7 – 2.7 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south
Light snow.
-4° 0 – 2.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
-2° 0 – 2.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.4 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from west-southwestNear gale, 15 m/s from west-southwest
-5° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from westLight breeze, 3 m/s from west
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northGentle breeze, 4 m/s from north

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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
; Sunrise 11:03 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 11:57

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Lakselv: E Porsanger ( moh)

Lakselv: E Porsanger ( moh), Lakselv
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Distance: 6,8 km
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Places nearby

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Latitude/longitude: 70°03′04″N 24°58′18″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.0513 24.9718

Altitude: 17 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: Lakselv (norwegian, authorized by the municipality in 1993), Leavdnja (northern sami, authorized by the municipality in 1993), Lemmijoki (*[nob:punkt/stadnamninfo:språk_KV], authorized by the municipality in 1993).

Category: Small town
Municipality: Porsanger, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 320184 (318905)