Warning from MET Norway

Very heavy rain, orange level (MET)

Troms

Published: 21.09.2020 09:55 Valid: from 21.09.2020 10:00 to 22.09.2020 07:00

Type of warning

Rain

Locally very heavy rain is expected, 60-100 mm in 24 hours.

Sender MET Norway
Source https://www.met.no/nyhetsarkiv/oransje-farevarsel-for-svaert-kraftige-vindkast-i-nordland-og-troms-og-regn-i-troms
Danger increases from 9/21/2020 10:00:00 AM
9/22/2020 7:00:00 AM
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.
Awareness seriousness Severe situation
Certainty Likely > 50%
Map of very heavy rain, orange level, Troms, 21 September 08:00 UTC to 22 September 05:00 UTC.
Map of very heavy rain, orange level, Troms, 21 September 08:00 UTC to 22 September 05:00 UTC.
Map overview