Warning from MET Norway for Sogn og Fjordane

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Very heavy rain, orange level (MET)

Published: Valid: from 12.01.2022 14:00 to 13.01.2022 22:00

Warning

Rain

  • Sender: MET Norway
  • Danger increase: Wednesday, January 12, 2022, kl.2:00 PM
  • Danger decrease: Thursday, January 13, 2022, kl. 10:00 PM
  • Certainty: Likely > 50%

Consequence

Risk of flooding of low-lying densely populated areas. Check varsom.no for more information. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Many journeys may have longer travel time. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places. Some places may temporarily lose the road connection, often several days.

Advice

Consider the need for preventive measures. Follow the advice of emergency authorities, both local and governmental. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Consider whether the journey is necessary. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving.

Description

From Wednesday afternoon until Thursday evening it is expected 80-120 mm/24h

Map of very heavy rain, orange level, Sogn og Fjordane, 12 January 13:00 UTC to 13 January 21:00 UTC.
Map of very heavy rain, orange level, Sogn og Fjordane, 12 January 13:00 UTC to 13 January 21:00 UTC.