Weather forecast forBlåskavlen, Hadsel (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Nordland

    Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas. The amount of precipitation is somewhat uncertain. Follow the weather radar. Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. The warning level is increased/decreased.
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    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsKeep away from rivers and streams with high flow.

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

  2. Applies to Ofoten and Lofoten

    Wednesday afternoon and evening expected south and southwest storm force 10 on the coast with locally strong wind gusts 27-35 m/s in Lofoten and outer parts of Ofoten.

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsSecure loose objects. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (

    ConsequencesLoose items may be taken by the wind. Possibly cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. Bridges may be closed. Some journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply may be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Some roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road.


    1. Wednesday September 23, 2020 16:00 - Wind increases
    2. Thursday September 24, 2020 00:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Ofoten and Lofoten, 23 September 14:00 UTC to 23 September 22:00 UTC.
Today, Wednesday 23/09/2020
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 1.1 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south
0 – 1.4 mm Violent storm, 29 m/s from south-southwestViolent storm, 29 m/s from south-southwest
Tomorrow, Thursday 24/09/2020
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
0 – 0.7 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from westNear gale, 17 m/s from west
Partly cloudy.
-1° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-southwest
0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from southwest
0.8 – 4.6 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from eastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from east
Friday, 25/09/2020
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light sleet.
0 – 2.9 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from eastStrong breeze, 12 m/s from east
Light rain.
0 – 8.3 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southeastFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southeast
0 – 3.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south-southwest
0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west-northwest

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Sun and moon, 23/09/2020
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 06:46 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 18:57

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Latitude/longitude: 68°21′30″N 14°48′40″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.3584 14.8113

Altitude: 735 m.

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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: Blåskavlen (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1987).

Category: Glacier
Municipality: Hadsel, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 281973 (280439)