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Weather forecast forSandvik, 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
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 1.1 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 – 1.4 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwest
-5° 0.6 – 2.8 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
-6° 0.7 – 2.9 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwest
-4° 0.7 – 2.7 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
Light snow.
-1° 0 – 2.0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-1° 0 – 2.3 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southwest
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.1 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwest
-4° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
-2° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest

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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

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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

Buollánvárri (mountain, 224 m away), Vindjord (farm, 475 m away), Cuoppojohka (stream, 585 m away), Fiervajávri (pond, 586 m away), Bávvaljávri (pond, 596 m away), Boazoleahki (valley, 644 m away), Guovžabákti (small mountain, 738 m away), Kovenleahki (valley, 827 m away), Gáiskeleahki (valley, 854 m away), Suovdevárri (mountain, 857 m away), Seakkesnjárga (small peninsula, 950 m away), Cuoppojávri (pond, 970 m away), Pierasjávri (pond, 981 m away), Guhkesjávri (pond, 1035 m away), Nygren (farm, 1044 m away), Ránobákti (small mountain, 1075 m away), Cuoppogieddi (meadow, 1143 m away), Vihttaluokta (inlet at sea, 1170 m away), Ytre Sandvik (village, 1190 m away), Roggejávri (pond, 1207 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°19′21″N 25°08′16″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.3225 25.1380

Altitude: 66 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: Sandvik (norwegian, authorized by the municipality in 1994), Njárga (northern sami, authorized by the municipality in 1994).

Category: Village
Municipality: Porsanger, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 343839 (2207406)