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Weather forecast forSommerøy, 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
Snow showers.
-3° 0 – 0.7 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 – 1.5 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwest
Light snow showers.
-4° 0 – 1.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
Snow showers.
-3° 0.8 – 3.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 18/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 – 0.9 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from northwest
-3° 0.7 – 2.7 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
-4° 0.6 – 2.4 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south
Light snow.
-1° 0 – 1.9 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light snow.
0 – 2.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.4 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southeastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southeast
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from 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
; Sunrise 11:02 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 11:57

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Lakselv: E Porsanger ( moh), Lakselv
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Distance: 13,2 km
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Places nearby

Sommerøy (island in sea, 269 m away), Nánnegeasán (inlet at sea, 1073 m away), Hamnbukt (village, 1212 m away), Fembøringsneset (small peninsula, 1331 m away), Aapomukka (inlet at sea, 1389 m away), Lomtjern (pond, 1441 m away), Hattholmen (islet in sea, 1486 m away), Indre Hamnbukta (inlet at sea, 1603 m away), Indre Hamnbuktneset (small peninsula, 1656 m away), Báiskejáraláš (small hill, 1759 m away), Hamnbuktfjellet (hill, 1803 m away), Järvilantto (pond, 1914 m away), Baulajärvi (pond, 1917 m away), Leirbuktklubben (small hill, 1959 m away), Østerbotn (inlet at sea, 1976 m away), Njárggahuoš (hill, 2118 m away), Kalvholmen (islet in sea, 2133 m away), Báiskejávri (pond, 2142 m away), Väylämatala (sunken rock in sea, 2198 m away), Hamnbuktbakken (slope, 2221 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°05′47″N 25°06′21″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.0965 25.1061

Altitude: 6 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: Sommerøy (authorized by the Coastal Administration in 2002).
Not approved: Sommarøyane (rejected in 2002).

Category: Lantern
Municipality: Porsanger, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 742416 (2302265)