Warning from MET Norway

Very heavy rainshowers, orange level (MET)

Nord-Rogaland, Hordaland, Sogn and Sunnfjord

Published: 28.08.2019 10:34 Valid: from 28.08.2019 17:00 to 29.08.2019 07:00

Type of warning

Rain flood

From late Wednesday afternoon until Thursday morning is expected very heavy showers, locally 40-60 mm/3t.

Sender MET Norway
Source https://www.met.no/vaer-og-klima/Ekstremvaervarsler-og-andre-farevarsler
Danger increases from 8/28/2019 5:00:00 PM
8/29/2019 7:00:00 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. 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 government. 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.
Awareness seriousness Severe situation
Certainty Likely > 50%
Very heavy rainshowers, orange level, Nord-Rogaland, Hordaland, Sogn and Sunnfjord, 28 August 15:00 UTC to 29 August 05:00 UTC.
Very heavy rainshowers, orange level, Nord-Rogaland, Hordaland, Sogn and Sunnfjord, 28 August 15:00 UTC to 29 August 05:00 UTC.
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