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Weather forecast forSteindalen, Storfjord (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Lyngen

    On Wednesday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Lyngen. Avalanche problem is wet snow (slab avalanches), wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    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.

  2. Applies to Lyngen

    On Thursday we expect high avalanche danger for region Lyngen. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  3. Applies to Lyngen

    On Friday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Lyngen. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    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.

  4. Applies to Ofoten and Troms

    From Wednesday afternoon much snow is expected, locally 20-40cm/24t, due to snow showers from northwest. More snow in mountain regions. During Thursday, the showers decrease in North-Troms, still much snow in South-Troms and Ofoten. The heavy snow showers decrease late Thursday.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsAllow some extra time for transportation and driving. Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving.

    ConsequencesTravel time may increase on some journeys. Local driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 15:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 21, 2022 00:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Ofoten and Troms, 19 January 14:00 UTC to 20 January 23:00 UTC.
Today, Wednesday 19/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
23:00–00:00
Heavy snow.
-1° 0 – 1.7 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy snow.
2.9 – 10.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Heavy snow.
5.4 – 15.1 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00
Light snow showers.
0 – 4.8 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 – 1.4 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwest
Friday, 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northGentle breeze, 4 m/s from north
06:00–12:00
Fair.
-3° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from northwest
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 – 0.7 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Lyngen area

Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00

Today, 19.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 19/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:27 ; Moonrise 13:49
Sunset 13:14 Moonset 12:38

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Latitude/longitude: 69°22′25″N 20°02′41″E
Decimal coordinates: 69.3737 20.0447

Altitude: ca. 18 m.a.s.l. (approximate)

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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: Steindalen (norwegian, accepted by the municipality in 1987), Gievdanvággi (northern sami, authorized by the municipality in 2011), Kivetänlahti (*[nob:punkt/stadnamninfo:språk_KV], authorized by the municipality in 2011).

Category: Village area
Municipality: Storfjord, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 1285783 (2831535)