Warning from MET Norway

Heavy snow, yellow level for Vestlandet south of Stad MET

Valid from: 22.02.2020 04:00. Published: 21.02.2020 10:06
Valid to: 23.02.2020 08:00.

Type of warning

Snow

From Saturday morning to Sunday morning it is expected snow above 500 meter, locally 30-50 cm. Strong winds and snow will give difficult driving conditions in the mountains.

Sender MET Norway
Source https://www.met.no/vaer-og-klima/Ekstremvaervarsler-og-andre-farevarsler
Danger increases from 2/22/2020 4:00:00 AM
2/23/2020 8:00:00 AM
Consequence Vulnerable infrastructure can be affected due to accumulation of snow. Travel 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.
Advice Vulnerable 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.
Awareness seriousness Challenging situation
Certainty Likely > 50%
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