Radar image forGáranasbákti, Tana (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Øst-Finnmark

    From late Tuesday evening until late Wednesday morning it is expected northwestly strong gusts of 27-35 m/s. Areas north of Varangerfjord are especially exposed.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

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

    ConsequencesLoose items may be taken by the wind. Possibly cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. 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.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday August 3, 2021 23:00 - Wind increases
    2. Wednesday August 4, 2021 10:00 - Wind wanes
    Map of strong wind gusts, yellow level, Øst-Finnmark, 03 August 21:00 UTC to 04 August 08:00 UTC.
  2. Applies to Øst-Finnmark

    From early Wednesday morning to Wednesday afternoon heavy rain is expected, locally 30-40mm/12hrs. Mostly intense precipitation is expected on northern areas of the Varanger-peninsula and on the south coast of the Varangerfjord.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsConsider the need for preventive measures. 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.

    ConsequencesRisk of flooding of low-lying areas in densely populated areas. Check varsom.no for more information. Locally difficult driving conditions, especially at waterways. Roads may be closed. Some journeys may have longer travel time. Road conditions affected with road spray and hydroplaning in some places.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday August 3, 2021 23:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Wednesday August 4, 2021 14:00 - Danger is over
    Map of heavy rain, yellow level, Øst-Finnmark, 03 August 21:00 UTC to 04 August 12:00 UTC.

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