From the afternoon 1. christmas day to Monday evening is expected locally heavier rainfall. During that 36 hours are expected locally 70-100 mm precipitation in California.
Bright steps up emergency response
Bright follows the development of the weather and has already improved emergency preparedness and response through the entire julehelgen.
We follow with the alert to see how it evolves will have an overview of who is available. We expect that the worst weather will come 2.on christmas day, ” says Ingvild Ween, communications manager at Bright.
She boasts of Lyse installers which are even included with the notification and notify them when they believe they are needed on the job.
– There, we experienced the last time, ” says Ween, and adds that they have the christmas holidays in mind. It is a special time when people should enjoy themselves and make good food. When you need power.
She encourages people to think egenberedskap, for example, that you have flashlights ready, and when the wind speed increases should people secure loose objects so that we don’t have get it up in the line.
Other relevant matters:
Closed mountain passes
These roads and mountain passes are affected by weather 1. christmas day
** Fv 50 Hol-Aurland. Formation of colonnes from the clock 12. Kolonnestrekning Geiteryggen-Øyestøl
** Bv 53 Tyin-Årdal Oppland and Sogn and Fjordane is expected to be opened 13.00
** E134 Haukelifjell. Does not open in the day.
** Rv 55 Sogndal-Leikanger just to the east of Stedjebergtunnelen is the manual re-routing and waiting time up to 30 minutes.
** Rv 7 Hardangervidda. Does not open in the day.
** Rv 13 Vikafjellet. Does not open in the day.
** Rv 15 strynefjell mountains. Not open today because of the difficult driving conditions and risk of avalanche. New assessment to be done 2. christmas day at 10.
the Norwegian water resources and energy directorate (NVE) upgraded 1. christmas day his skredvarsel for large parts of Southern Norway.
Flood-and-jordskredvarsling in the NVE alerts now about the increased danger of soil and flomskred in Sør-Trøndelag, Møre and Romsdal, Sogn and Fjordane, Hordaland and Rogaland.
Notification is given to the yellow level which is the second lowest of four categories according to the green level. The county shall immediately send the notice on orange and red level on to the affected municipalities and local authorities.
It is not issued flomvarsel for the area.
the Rest of the country
Win is expected Monday night into Tuesday, strong winds from the west or northwest with gusts between 25 and 35 metres a second.
Late Monday afternoon and early evening will the water level between the Swedish border and Lindesnes in the south is likely to be 90 to 130 centimeters above the values in the tidevannstabellen. The water level is highest in the Oslofjord.
Sunday morning was stormsenteret just to the southeast of the Island. It runs north-eastwards until Monday morning. Then takes a south-easterly direction and hit the coast of Møre and Romsdal on Monday evening.
handle the extreme weather that is now on the way, is named after the norse skjebnegudinnen Urd. She was one of the three nornene who ruled men’s destinies and sat under the world tree, Yggdrasil.
On the west coast south of Stad the weather will Monday afternoon increase to western full and periodically strong storm with gusts of 35 to 45 metres per second over the land. In the early evening, turning winds to the northwest and diminishes late in the evening.
It is expected also high waves along the coast with a wave height of between 13 and 15 metres. The maximum wave height is estimated to be up to 25 meters.
Between Lindesnes and the City is expected to be the high water Monday afternoon and evening. Late Monday afternoon and early evening is expected the water level here to be 75 to 90 centimeters over what is stated in the tidevannstabellen.
Ekstremværvarslingen be divided into four alerts, from A to D. Phase A means that the Norwegian Meteorological institute is increasing the monitoring of the weather, while warning about the extreme weather, and when the storm gets a name is the first in phase B. the Alert is used before handle the extreme weather is expected to occur.
Then also has the meteorologist determined that it is extreme weather, and given the storm a name. The notice is more detailed than the prior messages and updating occurs at least every 6. time.
The notice will be when the danger of extreme weather is over. This notice will inform about the weather will be in the next few days with the thought of cleanups and fixes.