Flood warning yellow level for Salten og Ofoten

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Yellow level

Published: Valid: from 10.08.2022 07:00 to 11.08.2022 06:59
Next forecast before:
  • Danger increase: Wednesday afternoon 10. Aug. 2022

Consequence

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

Advice

Stay informed on the situation. Secure and/or move assets away from vulnerable areas (car, caravan along rivers/streams, basements). Cleaning of drainage paths and culverts is recommended. Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow.

Description

The water discharge is expected to increase rapidly in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Local flooding and erosion damage. High flow/water level in comparison to normal seasonal variations.