Flood and landslide forecast

Flood warning yellow level for Trøndelag, Nordland, Troms og Finnmark (NVE)

Published: Valid: to 2020-05-31 06:59 AM Next forecast before:

Type

Flood

Large snow melting due to rising temperatures is expected. Catchments with no snow are not flood prone.

Continuous snow melting will increase water discharge in rivers. From saturday expected to reach yellow level. We expect the fastest rise in discharge saturday for Trøndelag. The discharge is expected to further increase throughout the weekend and next week (week no. 23). Hydropower production will in some cases act as flood control, and therefore the issued warning will not necessarily apply to all regulated waterways.
Danger increase Saturday morning 30. May. 2020
Consequence Local flooding and/or erosional damage in streams and small rivers. Rapid increase of discharge in streams and small rivers. Local inundation where river channels are filled with ice.
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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