Flood warning yellow level for deler av Vestland fylke

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Yellow level

Published: Valid: from 14.01.2022 07:00 to 15.01.2022 06:59
Next forecast before:
  • Danger increase: Wednesday afternoon 12. Jan. 2022
  • Danger decrease: Friday evening 14. Jan. 2022
  • Height: 0 - 1500 moh

Oppdatert informasjon -

Det er fjernet kommuner som ligger i Hordaland og nord i Trøndelag fra varselet da flommen er forbi i disse områdene.

Consequence

Local flooding and/or erosional damage in streams and small rivers.

Advice

Cleaning of drainage paths and culverts is recommended. Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow.

Description

Water discharge is expected to increase because of rain and snowmelt. This may cause local inundation where river channels are filled with ice and because of frozen ground. It also may cause ice drift in streams, with subsequent local inundation. Extensive flooding, erosion damage and flood damage in exposed places. Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. The water discharge is expected to increase rapidly in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Local flooding and erosion damage.