Weather forecast forLøkthusbakken, Vardø (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Slettnes Lighthouse- Russian border

    From late Tuesday evening it is expected northwest gale force 8, occasionally strong gale force 9.

    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)

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat. Do not go out at sea in a small boat.

    ConsequencesIf the engine stops you can float towards land. If the engine stops you can float away from land. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. Moderate waves. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea.

    Tidslinje

    1. Tuesday August 3, 2021 21:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
Today, Tuesday 03/08/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
17:00–18:00
Rain.
0 – 0.9 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from northFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north
18:00–00:00
Rain.
3.1 – 7.7 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from northFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north
Tomorrow, Wednesday 04/08/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Heavy rain.
4.3 – 16.6 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from northNear gale, 17 m/s from north
06:00–12:00
Rain.
3.0 – 14.9 mm Gale, 19 m/s from north-northwestGale, 19 m/s from north-northwest
12:00–18:00
Rain.
0.7 – 5.0 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from north-northwestNear gale, 16 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00
Light rain.
0 – 4.9 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from north-northwestNear gale, 15 m/s from north-northwest
Thursday, 05/08/2021
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwest
06:00–12:00
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northwest
12:00–18:00
Partly cloudy.
12° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
20:00–02:00
Fair.
10° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from southeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from southeast

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Sun and moon, 03/08/2021
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 01:34 ; The moon does not rise.
Sunset 22:23

Places nearby

Odinøra (scree, 98 m away), Bankan (slope, 215 m away), (church, 383 m away), Kamman (small hill, 395 m away), Lille Svenskevatnet (pond, 444 m away), Ytre Kiberg (lantern, 462 m away), Sandsenden (inlet at sea, 547 m away), Omersnasen (small hill, 575 m away), Innerhamna (harbour, 579 m away), Benserafossen (waterfall, 582 m away), Sandsenden (inlet at sea, 592 m away), Korshaugen (small hill, 665 m away), Kiberg (small town, 694 m away), Isaksenbakken (small hill, 790 m away), Kibergselva (river, 795 m away), Øvre Hollabakken (slope, 803 m away), Svenskeraet (hill, 818 m away), Mathisenbruket (factory, 820 m away), Store Svenskevatnet (pond, 827 m away), Klokkasekshaugen (small hill, 839 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°17′21″N 30°59′02″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.2892 30.9840

Altitude: 50 m.

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Løkthusbakken (accepted by the Mapping Authority in 1978).

Category: Slope
Municipality: Vardø, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 1042538 (2597066)