the Storm Julia draws on Saturday in full force over the northern part of Norrland. Above the tree line in northern Lapland, it will be hurricane-force winds. This means an average wind of over 33 meters per second.
profusely, which can bring several inches of new snow in the worst affected areas. In the violent the wind becomes a sieve, then almost non-existent.
It's also going to storm far to the east of the mountain range. SMHI has issued a class 2 warning for Norrbotten and Västerbotten mountains and Norrbotten county inland.
Right now many are sportlovsfirare in the mountains.
"We don't go out with some recommendations on what to do, but you should probably not staying on the mountain," says the on-call SMHI-meteorologen Moa Hallberg to the TT.
MSB's coordinating vanringssajt Krisinformation is clearer: ”do not Go out on the mountain!”, calls on the Krisinformation on Twitter.https://twitter.com/krisinformation/status/1096356498739994624
at the same time, urge the Swedish transport administration, road users in the affected areas not to venture out on the roads if you absolutely have to.
at lunchtime and in the interior later in the afternoon, but it is going to blow hard all day.
the coastal strip do probably away full storm, but it will be very hard gusts of wind which at Norrbottenskusten touches on the storm the fortress.
Even the mountains of jämtland, where the alpine ski world CHAMPIONSHIPS, now under way, according to the forecast avoid storm. But SMHI has a class 1-warning for strong winds with drifting snow.
was the forecast from SMHI to the winds in the northern Lapland mountains would subside during the night. Class 2 warning for the hurricane in the area persisted.
Norrbotten county-the inland is still a class 2-warning with gusts of 25-30 meters per second. Also, where is expected the wind to pull away to the northwest and subside slowly during the Saturday evening and night.
In the Abisko/Riksgränsfjällen, western vindel mountain and the southern Mountains is a great lavinfara, writes the National lavinprognoser from the environmental protection agency on its website.
”Our advice is to avoid all the lavinterräng, that is to say, of all the places in the vicinity of slopes', enter the authority in the alert.