Flood and landslide forecast

Flood warning yellow level for Vestland fylke (NVE)

Published: Valid: to 2020-10-29 06:59 AM Next forecast before:

Oppdatert informasjon - .

Vestland fylke. Det gule varselet for 29. oktober er nedgradert til grønt pga. mindre nedbør.

Type

Flood

Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas.

Rapid increase of discharge in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Hydropower production will in some cases act as flood control, and therefore the issued warning will not necessarily apply to all regulated waterways.
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. Risk of storm water in urban areas, local flooding, stream bank erosion, changing waterways, shallow landslides at locations impacted by showers.
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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