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Long term forecast forHov, Tjeldsund (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Friday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Ofoten. 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.

  2. Applies to Ofoten and Soer-Troms

    Thursday and early Friday is expected locally much snow, 20-40cm during 24 hours. More snow in heights.

    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.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 15:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Friday January 21, 2022 10:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Ofoten and Soer-Troms, 19 January 14:00 UTC to 21 January 09:00 UTC.
  3. Applies to Nordland og deler av Troms

    Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Risk of slushflows is especially high in areas with more than 50 cm snow. The snow may in some places be fully water-saturated. Slushflows are triggered even in relatively gentle slopes, where water accumulates. Slushflows follow terrain depressions and may develop into debris flows. Heavy snowmelt is expected. Heavy rain is expected.
    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)

    InstructionsKeep water paths and culverts free of snow, ice, gravel, waste, twigs and leaves. Clogged waterways with dammed water may cause landslides.

    ConsequencesLandslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed.

Long term forecast
Saturday22 January12–18 Sunday23 January13–19 Monday24 January13–19 Tuesday25 January13–19 Wednesday26 January13–19 Thursday27 January13–19 Friday28 January13–19 Saturday29 January13–19
Rain.
Heavy rain.
Snow.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Sleet.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
-1° -2° -1° -1°
1.5 mm 5.5 mm 2.3 mm 0 mm 0 mm 2.8 mm 0 mm 0 mm
Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest Light breeze, 3 m/s from northeast Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
  • Rather certain
  • Somewhat uncertain
  • Uncertain
Detailed long term forecast
Date Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Saturday 22/01/2022 00:00–06:00
Snow.
-1° 2.7 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Sleet.
3.8 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from south-southwest
12:00–18:00
Rain.
1.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
18:00–00:00
Heavy rain.
11.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwest
Sunday 23/01/2022 00:00–06:00
Light rain.
0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from westFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west
06:00–12:00
Heavy rain.
5.4 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwest
13:00–19:00
Heavy rain.
5.5 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
19:00–01:00
Heavy rain.
6.0 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from southwestNear gale, 14 m/s from southwest
Monday 24/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Sleet.
2.9 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southwest
07:00–13:00
Sleet.
2.3 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwest
13:00–19:00
Snow.
2.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest
19:00–01:00
Snow.
2.0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
Tuesday 25/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Snow.
-1° 2.1 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from westGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west
07:00–13:00
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwest
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-southwest
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
Wednesday 26/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from southeast
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from southwest
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from northeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from northeast
19:00–01:00
Sleet.
2.3 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
Thursday 27/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Sleet.
2.8 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest
07:00–13:00
Sleet.
3.2 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southeast
13:00–19:00
Sleet.
2.8 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Sleet.
2.6 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
Friday 28/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Snow.
2.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southLight breeze, 3 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest
Saturday 29/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from northeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from northeast
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-2° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Sleet.
2.5 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwest
Sunday 30/01/2022 01:00–07:00
Snow.
2.2 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest

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