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Weather forecast forSandvik, Måsøy (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.
0.8 – 1.7 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from east-southeastNear gale, 16 m/s from east-southeast
Tomorrow, Saturday 25/11/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Sleet showers.
0.9 – 1.8 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from east-southeastStrong breeze, 13 m/s from east-southeast
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from south-southeastNear gale, 14 m/s from south-southeast
12:00–18:00
Cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southeast
18:00–00:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
Sunday, 26/11/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Cloudy.
0 – 0.7 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from south-southwest
06:00–12:00
Cloudy.
0 – 0.6 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from south-southwest
18:00–00:00
Clear sky.
0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from southFresh breeze, 8 m/s from south
Observations from the closest weather stations
Fruholmen Lighthouse observation site, 13 m. 3.5 km from Sandvik
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-1.8° VindpilNear gale, 16.7 m/s from east Fruholmen Lighthouse: Temperature last 30 days
kl 17 kl 17
More statistics for Fruholmen Lighthouse observation site
Hammerfest Airport observation site, 81 m. 46.7 km from Sandvik
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
Honningsvåg Airport observation site, 14 m. 69.4 km from Sandvik
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-1.3° VindpilStrong breeze, 12.8 m/s from east-southeast Honningsvåg Airport: Temperature last 30 days
kl 17 kl 17
More statistics for Honningsvåg Airport 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.

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Sun and moon, 24/11/2017
Sun Moon
; Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. ; Moonrise 14:16
Moonset 17:41

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

100 percent of the temperature forecasts have been very good or good the last three days.

During the last three days have:

  • 99 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 1 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 0 percent of the temperature forecasts been mediocre (more than 3 degrees off)
  • the forecasts on average been 1 degrees wrong

The temperature forecasts have been compared with observations from Fruholmen Lighthouse observation site.

99%
1%

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Latitude/longitude: 71°04′48″N 24°04′08″E
Decimal coordinates: 71.0801 24.0689

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: Sandvik (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1985).

Category: Inlet at sea
Municipality: Måsøy, Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 751018 (2310271)