Radar image forSteigbergtinden, Steigen (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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    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsKeep away from rivers and streams with high flow.

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

  2. Applies to Nordland

    Monday and first part of Tuesday heavy precipitation are expected , locally 70-100 mm.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsConsider the need for preventive measures. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving.

    ConsequencesRisk of flooding of low-lying areas in densely populated areas. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

    Tidslinje

    1. Monday September 21, 2020 00:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Tuesday September 22, 2020 12:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Nordland, 20 September 22:00 UTC to 22 September 10:00 UTC.
  3. Applies to Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Soer-Troms

    Very strong wind from southwest are expected, on the coast storm force 10, with wind gusts 30-35 m/s over land.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsSecure all loose objects. Avoid exposed places. Allow a lot of extra time for transportation and driving. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors.

    ConsequencesLarger loose items may be taken by the wind. Risk of damage to buildings and infrastructure. Cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport expected. Bridges may be closed. Many journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply will be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road.

    Tidslinje

    1. Monday September 21, 2020 13:00 - Wind increases
    2. Tuesday September 22, 2020 05:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of very strong wind gusts, orange level, Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesteraalen and Soer-Troms, 21 September 11:00 UTC to 22 September 03:00 UTC.
  4. Applies to Saltfjellet, Salten

    From early Tuesday morning to late Tuesday morning expected snow above 600-800 meter, locally can the come >5 cm/24 hours.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsAllow some extra time for transportation and driving. Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors.

    ConsequencesTravel time may increase on some journeys. Local driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday September 22, 2020 00:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Tuesday September 22, 2020 11:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy snow, yellow level, Saltfjellet, Salten, 21 September 22:00 UTC to 22 September 09:00 UTC.

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