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Weather statistics for Sveio (Vestland)

  1. Applies to Rogaland og Vestland

    The water discharge is expected to increase rapidly in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Local flooding and erosion damage. Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area.
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    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)

    InstructionsStay informed on the situation. Secure and/or move assets away from vulnerable areas (car, caravan along rivers/streams, basements). Cleaning of drainage paths and culverts is recommended. Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow.

    ConsequencesLocal flooding and/or erosional damage in streams and small rivers. Stormwater in urban areas.

  2. Applies to Vestlandet

    Rain is expected up to 1000 meters above sea level. Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Slushflows are triggered even in relatively gentle slopes, where water accumulates. Slushflows follow terrain depressions and may develop into debris flows. Steep slopes, as well as streams and rivers with high discharge, are particularly exposed. Relatively high temperatures and windy conditions causes significant snowmelting. Groundwater and soil moisture are high.
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    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 away from steep slopes, as well as streams and rivers with high discharge. Keep 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. Debris flows may reach the valley bottom even if they are triggered high in the terrain.

  3. Applies to Vestlandet south of Stad

    From early Saturday morning to Saturday afternoon 50-70 mm of precipitation is expected in 12 hours. The precipitation is expected as snow above approximated 1000-1200 m. Largest accumulations are expected in middle regions.

    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. Some journeys may have longer travel time. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday January 29, 2022 01:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Saturday January 29, 2022 13:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Vestlandet south of Stad, 29 January 00:00 UTC to 29 January 12:00 UTC.
  4. Applies to Hordaland

    Saturday evening it is expected northwest storm force 10 with locally wind gusts of 30-37 m/s, and possibility of very strong windgust of 38-43 m/s. The strongest wind is expected at the coast. Expect stronger wind In the mountains. The Wind decreases Sunday morning.

    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)

    InstructionsSecure loose objects. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). Be careful in coastal areas. In advance consider measures to limit damage.

    ConsequencesLoose items may be taken by the wind. Possibly cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. Bridges may be closed. Some journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply may be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Some roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. High waves may cause damage to infrastructure and buildings in the coastal zone. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday January 29, 2022 20:00 - Wind increases
    2. Sunday January 30, 2022 06:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Hordaland, 29 January 19:00 UTC to 30 January 05:00 UTC.