Flood and landslide forecast

Flood warning orange level for Nordland (NVE)

Published: Valid: to 2020-09-22 06:59 AM Next forecast before:

Type

Flood

Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas. The amount of precipitation is somewhat uncertain. Follow the weather radar.

Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. The warning level is increased/decreased.
Danger increase Sunday evening 20. Sep. 2020
Danger decrease Monday evening 21. Sep. 2020
Consequence Extensive flooding, erosion damage and flood damage in exposed places. Risk of storm water in urban areas, local flooding, stream bank erosion, changing waterways, shallow landslides at locations impacted by showers.
Advice Emergency authorities must be prepared for the fact that building and infrastructure in general may be subject to serious incidents. Stay informed on the situation. Secure and/or move assets away from vulnerable areas (car, caravan along rivers/streams, basements). Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow.
Warning level meaning Extensive flooding, erosion damage and flood damage in exposed places. The repetition interval is more than 5 years. A severe situation that rarely occurs, requires emergency preparedness and can cause serious injuries.

The warnings are valid from 07.00  - 07.00.

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