Warning from MET Norway

Strong wind gusts, yellow level (MET)

Nordland and Troms

Published: 20.09.2020 12:04 Valid: from 21.09.2020 14:00 to 22.09.2020 05:00

Type of warning

Wind gusts

Strong wind from southwest are expected, on the coast occasionally storm force 10, with wind gusts around 30 m/s over land. Where and when the strongest wind will be is still somewhat uncertain. It is possible with very strong wind gusts in Salten, Ofoten, Lofoten, Vesterålen and southern Troms.

Sender MET Norway
Source https://www.met.no/vaer-og-klima/Ekstremvaervarsler-og-andre-farevarsler
Danger increases from 9/21/2020 2:00:00 PM
9/22/2020 5:00:00 AM
Consequence Loose items may be taken by the wind. Possibly cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. Bridges may be closed. Some journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply may be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over. Some roads may be closed due to trees or other objects in the road.
Advice Secure loose objects. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no).
Awareness seriousness Challenging situation
Certainty Likely > 50%
Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 21 September 12:00 UTC to 22 September 03:00 UTC.
Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Nordland and Troms, 21 September 12:00 UTC to 22 September 03:00 UTC.
Map overview