Warning from MET Norway for Aust-Agder, Telemark and Buskerud

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Heavy rainshowers, yellow level (MET)

Published: Valid: from 05.07.2021 00:00 to 06.07.2021 00:00

Warning

Rain flood

  • Sender: MET Norway
  • Danger increase: Monday, July 5, 2021, kl.12:00 AM
  • Certainty: Likely > 50%

Consequence

Risk of storm water in urban areas, local flooding, stream bank erosion, changing waterways, shallow landslides at locations impacted by showers. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

Advice

Keep yourself informed of the latest weather developments and forecasts. Follow the weather situation on the rain radar. Stay away from steep slopes as well as fast flowing streams. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Cleaning of drainage systems and culverts is recommended so that the water can drain away. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving. Stay away from exposed places if possible.

Description

Monday heavy rainshowers is expected in Telemark, parts of Buskerud and parts of Agder. There will be large variations in intensity and duration, and weather conditions may change rapidly.

Map of heavy rainshowers, yellow level, Aust-Agder, Telemark and Buskerud, 04 July 22:00 UTC to 05 July 22:00 UTC.
Map of heavy rainshowers, yellow level, Aust-Agder, Telemark and Buskerud, 04 July 22:00 UTC to 05 July 22:00 UTC.