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.
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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Weather at 14:00
Light breeze, 1.7 m/s from west-southwest
- Temperature: Min 3.6°C Average 6.4°C Max 10.1°C
- Precipitation: 0.2 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.
|Wednesday00:00||-||4.6°C||4.7°C||4.3°C||-||Light breeze, 1.5 m/s from west-southwest||2,3 m/s||87 %|
|Wednesday01:00||-||4.3°C||4.6°C||4.3°C||-||Light air, 0.7 m/s from east-southeast||1,7 m/s||90 %|
|Wednesday02:00||3.7°C||4.3°C||3.7°C||-||Light air, 1.3 m/s from west-northwest||1,5 m/s||88 %|
|Wednesday03:00||-||3.9°C||4.2°C||3.6°C||-||Light breeze, 1.7 m/s from west-southwest||2,5 m/s||90 %|
|Wednesday04:00||-||4.1°C||4.2°C||3.7°C||-||Light air, 0.9 m/s from west||2,0 m/s||89 %|
|Wednesday05:00||4.3°C||4.5°C||3.8°C||-||Light breeze, 1.9 m/s from west-southwest||2,2 m/s||89 %|
|Wednesday06:00||-||4.5°C||4.5°C||4.2°C||-||Light breeze, 1.5 m/s from west-southwest||2,2 m/s||90 %|
|Wednesday07:00||-||4.7°C||4.7°C||4.4°C||-||Light breeze, 2.3 m/s from west-southwest||2,7 m/s||90 %|
|Wednesday08:00||5.2°C||5.3°C||4.7°C||-||Light breeze, 2.5 m/s from west-southwest||3,3 m/s||87 %|
|Wednesday09:00||-||5.5°C||5.5°C||5.0°C||-||Light breeze, 2.5 m/s from west-southwest||4,0 m/s||87 %|
|Wednesday10:00||-||6.2°C||6.2°C||5.2°C||-||Light breeze, 2.9 m/s from west-southwest||4,8 m/s||86 %|
|Wednesday11:00||6.6°C||8.0°C||6.2°C||-||Light breeze, 2.1 m/s from west||5,0 m/s||83 %|
|Wednesday12:00||-||9.9°C||10.0°C||6.0°C||-||Light breeze, 2.3 m/s from west||4,2 m/s||71 %|
|Wednesday13:00||-||9.8°C||10.1°C||9.8°C||-||Light breeze, 3.1 m/s from west||7,6 m/s||71 %|
|Wednesday14:00||9.6°C||9.9°C||9.3°C||-||Light breeze, 1.7 m/s from west-southwest||3,4 m/s||67 %|
|Wednesday15:00||-||8.9°C||9.6°C||8.9°C||-||Fresh breeze, 7.7 m/s from east-southeast||12,6 m/s||69 %|
|Wednesday16:00||-||9.0°C||9.2°C||8.9°C||-||Fresh breeze, 7.7 m/s from southeast||10,0 m/s||66 %|
|Wednesday17:00||8.3°C||9.1°C||8.2°C||-||Fresh breeze, 9.1 m/s from southeast||12,3 m/s||68 %|
|Wednesday18:00||-||7.8°C||8.3°C||7.8°C||-||Strong breeze, 11.2 m/s from southeast||13,8 m/s||66 %|
|Wednesday19:00||-||7.2°C||7.9°C||7.2°C||-||Fresh breeze, 9.2 m/s from southeast||15,2 m/s||66 %|
|Wednesday20:00||7.1°C||7.3°C||6.9°C||-||Fresh breeze, 9.3 m/s from east-southeast||12,8 m/s||65 %|
|Wednesday21:00||-||6.1°C||7.1°C||6.0°C||-||Moderate breeze, 6.0 m/s from southeast||14,6 m/s||68 %|
|Wednesday22:00||-||5.7°C||6.0°C||5.6°C||-||Gentle breeze, 4.5 m/s from southeast||12,0 m/s||67 %|
|Wednesday23:00||5.5°C||5.9°C||5.3°C||-||Moderate breeze, 6.6 m/s from southeast||11,2 m/s||65 %|