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Weather forecast forToppen, Tjeldsund (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Ofoten

    On Monday we expect high avalanche danger for region Ofoten. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and wet snow (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 Ofoten

    On Tuesday 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.

  3. Applies to Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten, Ofoten og Troms

    From Monday afternoon to Tuesday afternoon it is locally expected 20-40 cm snow.

    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.

    ConsequencesLocal driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.

    Tidslinje

    1. Monday January 24, 2022 13:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Tuesday January 25, 2022 16:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten, Ofoten og Troms, 24 January 12:00 UTC to 25 January 15:00 UTC.
Today, Monday 24/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
23:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 – 0.6 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Tuesday 25/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow showers.
-4° 0.8 – 4.4 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00
Snow.
-3° 1.7 – 5.7 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from westModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west
12:00–18:00
Snow showers.
-4° 0 – 4.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from westModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west
18:00–00:00
Light snow.
-4° 0 – 1.4 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from westGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west
Wednesday, 26/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Snow.
-3° 0 – 3.5 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwest
06:00–12:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 – 2.8 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from south-southeast
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 – 1.2 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00
Fair.
-5° 0 – 1.0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from north-northwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Ofoten area

Next update: ca 25.1. 16:00

Today, 24.1.

Avalanche danger level High

Tomorrow, 25.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

You will find the text forecast at this page.

 

Sun and moon, 24/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 09:54 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 14:18

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Latitude/longitude: 68°30′27″N 16°30′04″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.5077 16.5013

Altitude: 403 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: Toppen (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1980).

Category: Hill
Municipality: Tjeldsund, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 180508 (331018)