Flood and landslide forecast

Flood warning yellow level for Nordland og deler av Trøndelag (NVE)

Published: Valid: to 2020-01-02 06:59 AM Next forecast before:



Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas. Large snow melting due to rising temperatures is expected. The amount of precipitation is somewhat uncertain. Follow the weather radar.

The combination of rain and continuous snow melting will increase water discharge. Rapid increase of discharge in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Water discharge is expected to rise in the major rivers. Hydropower production will in some cases act as flood control, and therefore the issued warning will not necessarily apply to all regulated waterways.
Danger decrease Saturday morning 4. Jan. 2020
Altitude 0 - 1000 masl
Consequence Local flooding and/or erosional damage in streams and small rivers. Rapid increase of discharge in streams and small rivers. Stormwater in urban areas. May cause closed roads and bridges.
Advice Stay informed on the situation. Secure and/or move assets away from vulnerable areas (car, caravan along rivers/streams, basements). It is recommended to Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow.
Warning level meaning Challenging situation that requires monitoring and may cause local damages within the warning area.

The warnings are valid from 07.00  - 07.00.

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