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Weather forecast forStigropa, Tjeldsund (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Wednesday we expect high avalanche danger for region Ofoten. 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 is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements.

  2. Applies to Nordland and Troms

    Tuesday to Wednesday afternoon it is expected above zero temperatures and a lot of rain in Nordland and Troms. It is expected 30-60mm precipitation in 24 hours, on Helgeland locally 60-90mm.

    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)

    InstructionsConsider the need for preventive measures. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving.

    ConsequencesRisk of flooding of low-lying areas in densely populated areas. Check varsom.no for more information. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday January 18, 2022 07:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Wednesday January 19, 2022 13:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 18 January 06:00 UTC to 19 January 12:00 UTC.
  3. 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
12:00–18:00
Light snow showers.
-1° 0 – 3.1 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from westLight breeze, 3 m/s from west
18:00–00:00
Snow showers.
-3° 0.7 – 2.9 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 20/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
-2° 2.2 – 6.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Light snow showers.
0 – 5.9 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from north-northwest
12:00–18:00
Heavy snow.
-1° 1.2 – 7.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from northwest
18:00–00:00
Light snow showers.
-2° 0 – 8.8 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwest
Friday, 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy snow showers.
-2° 0 – 6.8 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
-2° 0 – 1.8 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north
12:00–18:00
Fair.
-3° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from southwest
19:00–01:00
Snow.
-5° 0 – 2.8 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00

Today, 19.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Tomorrow, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 19/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:19 ; Moonrise 14:45
Sunset 13:50 Moonset 12:10

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Latitude/longitude: 68°32′47″N 16°32′12″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.5466 16.5368

Altitude: 231 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: Stigropa (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1973).

Category: Hollow
Municipality: Tjeldsund, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 738051 (2298127)