Long term forecast forMehamn, Gamvik (Finnmark)

Updated at 22:08. Next update around 5:00.

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Polar low (North Cape - Russian border and North Cape bank, North bank and Kildinbank)

    A polar low is moving westwards towards Finnmark. Wednesday evening the low will give northwest near gale force 7 on the coast of East-Finnmark and from early Thursday morning northeast gale force 8 on the fishingbanks. There is expected locally heavy snow showers in the coastal areas of East-Finnmark. The polar low is expected to weaken Thursday forenoon.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday February 21, 2018 08:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Thursday February 22, 2018 12:00
      Danger is over

    Sudden changes of wind speed and direction. Be prepared for sudden changes in the weather.

Long term forecast
Thursday22 February12–18 Friday23 February12–18 Saturday24 February13–19 Sunday25 February13–19 Monday26 February13–19 Tuesday27 February13–19 Wednesday28 February13–19 Thursday1 March13–19 Friday2 March13–19
Snow.
Clear sky.
Partly cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Partly cloudy.
Partly cloudy.
Partly cloudy.
-2° -9° -9° -3° -4° -3° -3° -4° -5°
2.4 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm
Near gale, 14 m/s from east-northeast Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south Light breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeast Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
  • Rather certain
  • Somewhat uncertain
  • Uncertain

Read more about the color codes and how certain the forecasts are

Detailed long term forecast
Date Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Friday 23/02/2018 00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
-9° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
06:00–12:00
Fair.
-8° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
12:00–18:00
Clear sky.
-9° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
18:00–00:00
Clear sky.
-10° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south-southwest
Saturday 24/02/2018 00:00–06:00
Clear sky.
-11° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
06:00–12:00
Clear sky.
-12° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Partly cloudy.
-9° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Partly cloudy.
-8° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from southwest
Sunday 25/02/2018 01:00–07:00
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from southLight breeze, 2 m/s from south
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from east-northeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from east-northeast
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeast
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeast
Monday 26/02/2018 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from eastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from east
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southeast
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from south-southwest
Tuesday 27/02/2018 01:00–07:00
Cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southwest
07:00–13:00
Cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-southwest
13:00–19:00
Cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest
19:00–01:00
Cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest
Wednesday 28/02/2018 01:00–07:00
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southwest
07:00–13:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north
19:00–01:00
Partly cloudy.
-3° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northeast
Thursday 01/03/2018 01:00–07:00
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
07:00–13:00
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
13:00–19:00
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
19:00–01:00
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest
Friday 02/03/2018 01:00–07:00
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northGentle breeze, 5 m/s from north
07:00–13:00
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest
13:00–19:00
Partly cloudy.
-5° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
19:00–01:00
Partly cloudy.
-7° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
Saturday 03/03/2018 01:00–07:00
Partly cloudy.
-7° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south

The meteorologist’s forecast (in Norwegian)

Wednesday

Finnmark Skiftende bris. Nordlig periodevis liten kuling, i kveld kan hende stiv kuling i øst. Snøbyger, vesentlig i ytre strøk.

Nordkapp - Grense Jakobselv Nordlig frisk bris 10 eller liten kuling 12. Enkelte snøbyger. Bølgehøyde: 1,5-2,5 m.

Thursday

Finnmark Nordlig frisk bris, på kysten i øst nordøstlig opp i stiv kuling første del av dagen. Spredte snøbyger.

Nordkapp - Vardø Nordaustlig frisk bris 10, periodevis stiv kuling 15 m/s tidlig torsdag morgen. Minking til skiftende bris seint om ettermiddagen. Spredte snøbyger. Bølgehøyde: 3-3,5 m. Minking til 2-2,5 m torsdag ettermiddag.

Friday

Troms og Finnmark Sør og sørøst bris, liten til stiv kuling utsatte steder. Enkelte snøbyger på kysten av Øst-Finnmark, ellers oppholdsvær og til dels pent vær.

Saturday

Troms og Finnmark Søraust liten kuling utsatte steder, skiftende bris aust i Finnmark. Oppholdsvær. På kysten øst i Finnmark utrygt for enkelte snøbyger.

Probability forecast for Mehamn

Probability forecast for Mehamn, Gamvik (Finnmark)
Sunday: Highs probably between -5.3° C and -2.1° C. Lows between -9.2° and -3.4°.	Monday: Highs probably between -7.0° C and -1.9° C. Lows between -6.7° and -2.0°.	Tuesday: Highs probably between -9.3° C and 0.8° C. Lows between -7.0° and -1.1°.	Wednesday: Highs probably between -9.6° C and 0.8° C. Lows between -10.2° and 1.2°.	Thursday: Highs probably between -13.0° C and -0.4° C. Lows between -11.2° and -1.9°.	Friday: Highs probably between -9.2° C and -2.5° C. Lows between -10.7° and -3.7°.	Saturday: Highs probably between -11.8° C and -4.1° C. Lows between -11.3° and -4.5°.	Sunday 00–06: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.8 mm kan forekomme. Sunday 06–12: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.2 mm kan forekomme. Sunday 12–18: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.2 mm kan forekomme. Sunday 18–24: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.4 mm kan forekomme. Monday 00–06: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.1 mm kan forekomme. Monday 06–12: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.1 mm kan forekomme. Monday 12–18: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær. Monday 18–24: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.2 mm kan forekomme. Tuesday 00–06: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.8 mm kan forekomme. Tuesday 06–12: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.9 mm kan forekomme. Tuesday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Tuesday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Wednesday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 4 mm. Wednesday 06–12: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Wednesday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Wednesday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Thursday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Thursday 06–12: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Thursday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Thursday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Friday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Friday 06–12: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 2 mm kan forekomme. Friday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Friday 18–24: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 1 mm kan forekomme. Saturday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Saturday 06–12: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm.
Precipitation:
50% probability
30% probability
Temperature:
50% probability
30% probability

Long time forecast is quite reliable for temperature when the grey area has a narrow spread. Likewise it is quite reliable for precipitation when the blue bars are short.

The long time forecast is uncertain when the gray area has greater spread, and the blue bars are long.

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