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Weather forecast forKvistnes, Hammerfest (Finnmark)

Updated at 15:30. Next update around 23:00.

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Strong winds (Kyst- and fjordstroekene i Vest-Finnmark)

    From Thursday evening southeast severe gale force 9 with locally strong gusts 25-35 m/s. The wind is decreasing Friday evening.

    Tidslinje

    1. Thursday November 23, 2017 06:00
      Wind increases
    2. Friday November 24, 2017 09:00
      Wind wanes

    It may be dangerous to travel in the mountains. Strong wind gusts and falling trees may cause local power outages and closed roads. Expect minor delays. Loose items may be taken by the wind. Secure loose items. Be careful when traveling outdoors. Consider the need for preventive measures. Emergency Operators should consider ongoing need for preparedness.

  2. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Gale warning (Loppa - Russian border) Ocean and coast

    Friday southeast gale force 8. Early Saturday morning southeast near gale force 7, Saturday morning decreasing.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday November 24, 2017 04:00
      Wind increases
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    Moderate waves. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Moderately high waves with breaking crests forming spindrift. Well-marked streaks of foam are blown along wind direction. Considerable airborne spray. Do not go out at sea in a small boat. Consider the need for preventive measures. Emergency Operators should consider ongoing need for preparedness.

Today, Friday 24/11/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
18:00–00:00
Snow.
-2° 0.7 – 1.6 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from southeast
Tomorrow, Saturday 25/11/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 – 0.7 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southeast
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southeastStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southeast
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south-southeast
18:00–00:00
Cloudy.
0 – 0.1 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast
Sunday, 26/11/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
0 – 0.5 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from southeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from southeast
06:00–12:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast
12:00–18:00
Fair.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southeast
18:00–00:00
Clear sky.
-2° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast
Observations from the closest weather stations
Hammerfest Airport observation site, 81 m. 14.0 km from Kvistnes
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-4.1° VindpilFresh breeze, 10.2 m/s from east-southeast Hammerfest Airport: Temperature last 30 days
kl 17 kl 17
More statistics for Hammerfest Airport observation site
Rognsundet observation site, 18 m. 32.4 km from Kvistnes
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-2.6° VindpilStrong breeze, 11.0 m/s from southeast Rognsundet: Temperature last 30 days
kl 17 kl 17
More statistics for Rognsundet observation site
Hasvik (Sluskfjellet) observation site, 438 m. 41.8 km from Kvistnes
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-6.3° VindpilStrong breeze, 12.6 m/s from south-southeast Hasvik (Sluskfjellet): Temperature last 30 days
kl 17 kl 17
More statistics for Hasvik (Sluskfjellet) observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Fri
24.11
Thu
23.11
Wed
22.11
Tue
21.11
Mon
20.11
Sun
19.11
Sat
18.11
Fri
17.11
Hammerfest Airport 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.7
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 7 am on indicated day.

Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark area

Next update: ca 24.11. 17:00

Today, 24.11.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

Tomorrow, 25.11.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

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Sun and moon, 24/11/2017
Sun Moon
; Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. ; Moonrise 14:04
Moonset 17:57

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Kvistnesfjord (farm, 244 m away), Vika (hut, 494 m away), Skallen (shoal in sea, 499 m away), Klubbneset (small peninsula, 515 m away), Klubben (small mountain, 628 m away), Kristinehamn, Nordre (lantern, 1013 m away), Kristinehamn, Søre (lantern, 1063 m away), Fiskebukta (inlet at sea, 1108 m away), Fiskebuktholmen (small peninsula, 1195 m away), Nordre Kristinehamna (inlet at sea, 1239 m away), Kristinehamn (farm, 1345 m away), Kjerringholmsundet (strait at sea, 1547 m away), Kjerringholmen (islet in sea, 1590 m away), Søre Kristinehamna (inlet at sea, 1695 m away), Kjerringholmen (ferry quay, 1699 m away), Ytrebukta (inlet at sea, 1844 m away), Tyvvannet (lake, 1887 m away), Ánnásulvárri (hill, 1928 m away), Melkartinden (mountain peak, 2116 m away), Nordneset (small peninsula, 2126 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°33′38″N 23°33′50″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.5608 23.5639

Altitude: ca. 0 m.a.s.l. (approximate)

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Vilgesnjarga (northern sami, historical name), Vilgesnjárga (northern sami, accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1979), Kvistnes (norwegian, accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1976), Kvistnesfjordholmen (norwegian, accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1988).

Category: Small peninsula
Municipality: Hammerfest, Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 328501 (327281)