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Weather forecast forYtre Sandvik, 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 – 0.5 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from north-northwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 0.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 1.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwest
Snow showers.
-4° 0.6 – 2.7 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 – 0.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
-5° 0.6 – 2.9 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-southwest
-4° 0.7 – 3.3 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from south-southwestNear gale, 15 m/s from south-southwest
Light snow.
-1° 0 – 2.3 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
Wednesday, 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light sleet.
0 – 2.7 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwest
0 – 0.6 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southwest
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from westModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west
-1° 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

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

Guhkesjávri (pond, 244 m away), Gálggošluokta (inlet at sea, 268 m away), Gaskanjárga (small peninsula, 287 m away), Gálggošnjárga (small peninsula, 326 m away), Vihttaluokta (inlet at sea, 443 m away), Pierasjávri (pond, 516 m away), Indre Sandvik (farm, 641 m away), Indre Sandvik (village, 655 m away), Vindjord (farm, 714 m away), Fiervajávri (pond, 751 m away), Gáiskeleahki (valley, 849 m away), Cuopponjárga (small peninsula, 902 m away), Ránobákti (small mountain, 912 m away), Buollánvárri (mountain, 1113 m away), Jeahkircoagis (shoal in sea, 1128 m away), Sandvik (village, 1190 m away), Boazoleahki (valley, 1233 m away), Cuoppojohka (stream, 1353 m away), Seakkesnjárga (small peninsula, 1418 m away), Cuoppogieddi (meadow, 1460 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°19′39″N 25°09′57″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.3276 25.1659

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: Gálggošluokta (northern sami, accepted by the municipality in 1979), Kalkasenlahti (*[nob:punkt/stadnamninfo:språk_KV], authorized by the municipality in 1994), Ytre Sandvik (norwegian, authorized by the municipality in 1994).
Not approved: Sandvik, yt (norwegian, rejected in 1994).

Category: Village
Municipality: Porsanger, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 836487 (322439)