1. Warning sign

    Expected: Strong winds (Nordenskiöld Land på Spitsbergen)

    From Tuesday afternoon east and southeast storm force 10 m/s in exposed places with wind gust 30-35 m/s. Wind decreasing early Wednesday morning.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday December 19, 2017 07:00
      Wind increases
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    It may be dangerous to travel in the mountains. Secure loose items. Be careful when traveling outdoors. Consider the need for preventive measures. Emergency Operators should consider ongoing need for preparedness.

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Wednesday

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07/10/2015 – week 41
Days of the year 280–365

Weather at 14:00

2.1°C

Light breeze, 1.6 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 1.6 m/s from north-northwest

Summary

  • Temperature: Min  -0.3°C  Average  1.5°C  Max 3.4°C
  • Precipitation: 0.1 mm
  • Cloud cover: The sky was cloudy this day.
  • Snow depth: 0 cm (measured at 08:00)

Svalbard Airport observation station (99840) Svalbard Airport station (Svalbard) is located 28 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 3.9 km away from Longyearbyen. The station was established in October 1964. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.

Observations for Svalbard Airport observation site 07 October 2015
Time Vær Temperature Precipitation Wind Humiditiy
Measured Max Min Average Highest gust
Wednesday00:00 - 0.0°C 0.6°C -0.2°C - Gentle breeze, 3.7 m/s from east-southeastGentle breeze, 3.7 m/s from east-southeast 4,8 m/s 87 %
Wednesday01:00 - 0.8°C 0.8°C 0.0°C - Light breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwest 5,2 m/s 82 %
Wednesday02:00
Cloudy.
1.0°C 1.7°C 0.8°C - Light breeze, 2.1 m/s from northLight breeze, 2.1 m/s from north 5,2 m/s 85 %
Wednesday03:00 - 0.8°C 1.0°C 0.6°C - Light breeze, 2.6 m/s from east-southeastLight breeze, 2.6 m/s from east-southeast 2,9 m/s 85 %
Wednesday04:00 - 0.5°C 0.9°C 0.4°C - Light breeze, 2.5 m/s from eastLight breeze, 2.5 m/s from east 2,9 m/s 87 %
Wednesday05:00
Cloudy.
0.8°C 0.9°C 0.1°C - Light breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwest 3,6 m/s 84 %
Wednesday06:00 - 0.3°C 0.9°C 0.2°C - Light breeze, 2.3 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2.3 m/s from west-southwest 3,3 m/s 88 %
Wednesday07:00 - 0.9°C 0.9°C -0.3°C - Light air, 1.2 m/s from southwestLight air, 1.2 m/s from southwest 3,0 m/s 87 %
Wednesday08:00
Cloudy.
0.7°C 1.1°C 0.6°C - Light breeze, 2.9 m/s from eastLight breeze, 2.9 m/s from east 5,3 m/s 89 %
Wednesday09:00 - 1.6°C 2.9°C 0.7°C - Light breeze, 3.0 m/s from east-southeastLight breeze, 3.0 m/s from east-southeast 5,7 m/s 83 %
Wednesday10:00 - 1.1°C 2.1°C 0.9°C - Light breeze, 1.7 m/s from eastLight breeze, 1.7 m/s from east 4,9 m/s 86 %
Wednesday11:00
Partly cloudy.
1.4°C 2.6°C 0.8°C - Light breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwestLight breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwest 4,7 m/s 84 %
Wednesday12:00 - 2.0°C 2.3°C 1.2°C - Light breeze, 1.6 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 1.6 m/s from southwest 3,8 m/s 83 %
Wednesday13:00 - 2.8°C 3.0°C 2.0°C - Light air, 1.3 m/s from eastLight air, 1.3 m/s from east 3,6 m/s 81 %
Wednesday14:00
Partly cloudy.
2.1°C 3.4°C 2.1°C - Light breeze, 1.6 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 1.6 m/s from north-northwest 5,6 m/s 91 %
Wednesday15:00 - 2.7°C 2.9°C 1.9°C - Light air, 0.9 m/s from west-southwestLight air, 0.9 m/s from west-southwest 2,4 m/s 81 %
Wednesday16:00 - 2.3°C 2.8°C 2.2°C - Light breeze, 1.7 m/s from westLight breeze, 1.7 m/s from west 2,6 m/s 84 %
Wednesday17:00
Cloudy.
2.0°C 2.2°C 1.3°C - Light breeze, 1.6 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 1.6 m/s from southwest 2,3 m/s 87 %
Wednesday18:00 - 1.8°C 2.6°C 1.8°C - Light air, 1.3 m/s from southeastLight air, 1.3 m/s from southeast 1,9 m/s 87 %
Wednesday19:00 - 1.5°C 2.2°C 1.4°C - Light breeze, 2.7 m/s from southLight breeze, 2.7 m/s from south 4,2 m/s 89 %
Wednesday20:00
Cloudy.
2.3°C 2.6°C 1.4°C - Light breeze, 3.3 m/s from southLight breeze, 3.3 m/s from south 4,5 m/s 82 %
Wednesday21:00 - 1.7°C 2.3°C 1.2°C - Light air, 1.3 m/s from east-southeastLight air, 1.3 m/s from east-southeast 4,4 m/s 86 %
Wednesday22:00 - 2.3°C 2.3°C 1.2°C - Gentle breeze, 4.3 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4.3 m/s from south 5,7 m/s 77 %
Wednesday23:00
Partly cloudy.
1.3°C 2.9°C 1.3°C - Gentle breeze, 3.5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 3.5 m/s from south 5,1 m/s 87 %