Warning from MET Norway

Heavy rainshowers, yellow level (MET)

Oslo, Akershus, Buskerud, Vestfold, Telemark and Agder

Published: 17.06.2021 20:59 Valid: from 17.06.2021 21:00 to 18.06.2021 06:00

Type of warning

Rain flood

It is expected heavy rain showers in Southern and Eastern Norway tonight and early Friday morning. There will be large local variations in intensity and duration, and the weather conditions can change rapidly.

Sender MET Norway
Danger increases from 6/17/2021 9:00:00 PM
6/18/2021 6:00:00 AM
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. Check road reports (175.no). Adjust the speed and use caution while driving. Stay away from exposed places if possible. Do not drive in water deeper than 30 cm.
Awareness seriousness Challenging situation
Certainty Observed - 100%
Map of heavy rainshowers, yellow level, Oslo, Akershus, Buskerud, Vestfold, Telemark and Agder, 17 June 19:00 UTC to 18 June 04:00 UTC.
Map of heavy rainshowers, yellow level, Oslo, Akershus, Buskerud, Vestfold, Telemark and Agder, 17 June 19:00 UTC to 18 June 04:00 UTC.
Map overview