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Weather statistics for Knaperthaugane, Høyanger (Vestland)

  1. Applies to Indre Fjordane

    On Thursday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Indre Fjordane. Avalanche problem is new snow (slab avalanches).
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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)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires advanced knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid avalanche terrain. Avalanches may hit some avalanche-exposed roads and occasionally settlements.

  2. Applies to Sogn and Fjordane, Moere and Romsdal and Troendelag

    From Wednesday afternoon to Thursday evening locally 10-25 cm snow due to snow showers from northwest is expected, mostly in inner areas. In the mountain more snow is expected.

    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)

    InstructionsVulnerable installations and objects should be protected. Allow 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.

    ConsequencesVulnerable infrastructure can be affected due to accumulation of snow. Travel time may increase on some journeys. Local driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.

    Tidslinje

    1. Wednesday January 19, 2022 13:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Thursday January 20, 2022 19:00 - Danger is over
    Map of snow, yellow level, Sogn and Fjordane, Moere and Romsdal and Troendelag, 19 January 12:00 UTC to 20 January 18:00 UTC.