Warning from MET Norway for Nordland and Troms

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Heavy rain, yellow level (MET)

Published: Valid: from 18.01.2022 07:00 to 19.01.2022 13:00

Warning

Rain

  • Sender: MET Norway
  • Danger increase: Tuesday, January 18, 2022, kl.7:00 AM
  • Danger decrease: Wednesday, January 19, 2022, kl. 1:00 PM
  • Certainty: Likely > 50%

Consequence

Risk of flooding of low-lying areas in densely populated areas. Check varsom.no for more information. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

Advice

Consider the need for preventive measures. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving.

Description

Tuesday to Wednesday afternoon it is expected above zero temperatures and a lot of rain in Nordland and Troms. It is expected 30-60mm precipitation in 24 hours, on Helgeland locally 60-90mm.

Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 18 January 06:00 UTC to 19 January 12:00 UTC.
Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 18 January 06:00 UTC to 19 January 12:00 UTC.