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Long term forecast forMehamn, Gamvik (Finnmark)

Updated at 16:28. Next update around 0:00.

  1. Warning sign

    Expected: Gale warning (Hekkingen - Slettnes lighthouse) Ocean and coast

    From Saturday morning expected east near gale force 7, possibly occasionally gale force 8 in southernmost part.

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday September 22, 2018 07:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    ConsequencesSea heaps up. Some foam from breaking waves is blown into streaks along wind direction. Moderate amounts of airborne spray.

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

Long term forecast
Saturday22 September12–18 Sunday23 September12–18 Monday24 September14–20 Tuesday25 September14–20 Wednesday26 September14–20 Thursday27 September14–20 Friday28 September14–20 Saturday29 September14–20 Sunday30 September14–20
Rain.
Cloudy.
Rain.
Partly cloudy.
Partly cloudy.
Partly cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
Cloudy.
10°
2.5 mm 0 mm 2.1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm
Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwest Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southwest Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeast Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast
  • Rather certain
  • Somewhat uncertain
  • Uncertain

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Detailed long term forecast
Date Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Saturday 22/09/2018 00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
10° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00
Rain.
2.5 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from eastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from east
18:00–00:00
Rain showers.
10° 3.9 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from east-southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from east-southeast
Sunday 23/09/2018 00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south
12:00–18:00
Cloudy.
10° 0 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south-southwest
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
Monday 24/09/2018 00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest
08:00–14:00
Rain.
2.3 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-northwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west-northwest
14:00–20:00
Rain.
2.1 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southwest
20:00–02:00
Rain showers.
1.8 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from westStrong breeze, 11 m/s from west
Tuesday 25/09/2018 02:00–08:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-southwest
08:00–14:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
14:00–20:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
20:00–02:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from westModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west
Wednesday 26/09/2018 02:00–08:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest
08:00–14:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest
14:00–20:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
20:00–02:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south
Thursday 27/09/2018 02:00–08:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 8 m/s from southeast
08:00–14:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
14:00–20:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeast
20:00–02:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
Friday 28/09/2018 02:00–08:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southGentle breeze, 4 m/s from south
08:00–14:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeast
14:00–20:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest
20:00–02:00
Rain showers.
2.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
Saturday 29/09/2018 02:00–08:00
Rain.
2.3 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest
08:00–14:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southwest
14:00–20:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
20:00–02:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwest
Sunday 30/09/2018 02:00–08:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
08:00–14:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south
14:00–20:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast

The meteorologist’s forecast (in Norwegian)

Friday

Finnmark Sørvestlig bris. Regnbyger, vesentlig langs kysten, ellers opphold og perioder med sol.

Loppa - Grense Jakobselv Minking til sørvest opptil frisk bris 10. Spredte regnbyger. Moderat sikt i byger. Bølgehøyde: 1-3 m, stedvis 3,5 m i vest.

Saturday

Finnmark Økning til østlig liten kuling utsatte steder, periodevis stiv kuling langs kysten. Lørdag kveld dreiende sørlig. Lørdag morgen regn fra sør, om kvelden overgang til regnbyger.

Loppa - Grense Jakobselv Økning til austlig liten og periodevis stiv kuling 15, lørdag kveld dreiende sørlig. Stort sett oppholdsvær, fra lørdag morgen regn fra sør, om kvelden overgang til regnbyger. Moderat sikt i nedbør. Bølgehøyde: 1-2,5 m, lørdag ettermiddag stedvis 3 m i vest.

Sunday

Finnmark Sørlig liten kuling utsatte steder. Litt spredt regn.

Monday

Finnmark Økning til nordvestlig stiv kuling utsatte steder, først i vest. Regn- og sluddbyger, snø i fjellet. Flest byger i Vest-Finnmark.

Probability forecast for Mehamn

Probability forecast for Mehamn, Gamvik (Finnmark)
Tuesday: Highs probably between 3.4° C and 6.3° C. Lows between 1.5° and 4.2°.	Wednesday: Highs probably between 4.7° C and 7.3° C. Lows between 1.7° and 4.4°.	Thursday: Highs probably between 4.8° C and 8.5° C. Lows between 2.3° and 5.3°.	Friday: Highs probably between 3.8° C and 7.6° C. Lows between 2.4° and 5.7°.	Saturday: Highs probably between 3.7° C and 7.0° C. Lows between 2.2° and 6.5°.	Sunday: Highs probably between 3.6° C and 8.3° C. Lows between 1.6° and 6.8°.	Tuesday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Tuesday 06–12: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 1 mm kan forekomme. Tuesday 12–18: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 1 mm kan forekomme. Tuesday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Wednesday 00–06: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.9 mm kan forekomme. Wednesday 06–12: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.5 mm kan forekomme. Wednesday 12–18: *Høyst sannsynlig oppholdsvær, men opp mot ca. 0.6 mm kan forekomme. Wednesday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Thursday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis nedbør, men trolig mindre enn 4 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: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Friday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 4 mm. Friday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis nedbør, men trolig mindre enn 5 mm. Saturday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis nedbør, men trolig mindre enn 4 mm. Saturday 06–12: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Saturday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Saturday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Sunday 00–06: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 4 mm. Sunday 06–12: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm. Sunday 12–18: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 2 mm. Sunday 18–24: *Sannsynligvis ikke nedbør, men mulighet for opp mot ca. 3 mm.
Precipitation:
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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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