Warning from MET Norway for Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten and Ofoten

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Strong wind gusts, yellow level (MET)

Published: Valid: from 03.10.2021 10:00 to 04.10.2021 05:00

Warning

Wind gusts

  • Sender: MET Norway
  • Danger increase: Sunday, October 3, 2021, kl.10:00 AM
  • Danger decrease: Monday, October 4, 2021, kl. 5:00 AM
  • Certainty: Likely > 50%

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. High waves may cause damage to infrastructure and buildings in the coastal zone. The strong wind may cause locally high waves in fjords and lakes.

Advice

Secure loose objects. Avoid unnecessary journeys to exposed places. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (175.no). Be careful in coastal areas. In advance consider measures to limit damage.

Description

From Sunday morning locally strong wind gusts, 27 - 30 m/s, from south and southeast. Monday morning decreasing from south.

Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten and Ofoten, 03 October 08:00 UTC to 04 October 03:00 UTC.
Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten and Ofoten, 03 October 08:00 UTC to 04 October 03:00 UTC.