Warning from MET Norway

Snow, yellow level (MET)

Hordaland, Sogn and Fjordane and Moere and Romsdal

Published: 21.10.2021 12:48 Valid: from 21.10.2021 15:00 to 22.10.2021 15:00

Type of warning

Snow

From Thursday afternoon to Friday afternoon is the expected snow showers above 400-700 m. Locally can accumulate 25-60 cm during 24 hours, in higher mountain regions can accumulate locally more than 1 meter. South of Nordfjord is the expected snow showers above 300-600 m and can come locally 10-40 cm during 24 hours, in higher mountain regions even more.

Sender MET Norway
Danger increases from 10/21/2021 3:00:00 PM
Consequence Vulnerable infrastructure can be affected due to accumulation of snow. Travel time may increase on some journeys. Local driving conditions may become difficult. Blowing snow at higher altitudes causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads. Blowing snow causes reduced visibility and possibly convoys and/or closed roads.
Advice Vulnerable installations and objects should be protected. Allow some extra time for transportation and driving. Use tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving. The need for emergency preparedness shall be assessed continuously by emergency response actors.
Awareness seriousness Challenging situation
Certainty Likely > 50%
Map of snow, yellow level, Hordaland, Sogn and Fjordane and Moere and Romsdal, 21 October 13:00 UTC to 22 October 13:00 UTC.
Map of snow, yellow level, Hordaland, Sogn and Fjordane and Moere and Romsdal, 21 October 13:00 UTC to 22 October 13:00 UTC.
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