Flood and landslide forecast

Debris avalanches and debris flows warning yellow level for indre deler av Vestland fylke og nordleg del av Rogaland (NVE)

Published: Valid: to 2020-11-22 06:59 AM Next forecast before:

Type

Landslide

Some landslides are expected. A few large slides may occur. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Groundwater and soil moisture are high. The expected rain will increase the danger of landslides. Some landslides are expected. A few large slides may occur. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Steep slopes, as well as streams and rivers with high discharge, are particularly exposed. Rain is expected, followed by heavy showers in some places.
Danger increase Saturday early morning 21. Nov. 2020
Danger decrease Saturday afternoon 21. Nov. 2020
Altitude 0 - 1600 masl
Consequence Debris avalanches/shallow slides are soil slides and rapid movement of saturated soil in steep terrain. Debris flows are a "flood" of water, soil and rocks in steep creeks. Surface runoff in steep terrain can cause streams to change regular flow patterns. Some landslides are expected. A few large slides may occur. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Debris avalanches/shallow slides are soil slides and rapid movement of saturated soil in steep terrain. Debris flows are a "flood" of water, soil and rocks in steep creeks. Surface runoff in steep terrain can cause streams to change regular flow patterns.
Advice Keep yourself updated about the development of the weather, the landslide and flood situation, and follow the weather radar. Keep away from steep slopes, as well as streams and rivers with high discharge.
Warning level meaning Challenging situation which requires monitoring and may cause local damages. Yellow level is the lowest of our warning levels.

The warnings are valid from 07.00  - 07.00.

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