Warnings for the next 24h

Updated 18.1.2017 23:41 local time

Warnings for sea areas

Northern Bay of Bothnia: West to southwest severe gale 23 m/s. Southern Bay of Bothnia: West to southwest severe gale 21 m/s. Northern Sea of Bothnia and the Quark: West to southwest gale 17 m/s. Gulf of Finland and Lake Saimaa: West to southwest near gale 14 m/s. Eastern part of Northern Baltic, Sea of Archipelago and Southern Sea of Bothnia: Northwest near gale 14 m/s.

Sea level warning: Sea level is high in Northern Bay of Bothnia.

Warnings for land areas

Wind warning for land areas: In province North Ostrobothnia and in province Lapland except in the municipalities of Enontekiö, Inari and Utsjoki, strong winds from west to northwest may bring strong gusts of 25 m/s. In province Kainuu and in Northern Lapland, strong winds from west to northwest may bring strong gusts of 20 m/s. In provinces Central Finland, Etelä-Savo, Pohjois-Savo, North Karelia, South Ostrobothnia, Ostrobothnia, Central Ostrobothnia, North Ostrobothnia and Kainuu in the afternoon and in the evening, strong winds from west may bring strong gusts of 20 m/s.

Road weather on main roads

Bad road conditions are expected in the northern part of the country because of freezing drizzle, snow and rising temperature.

Pedestrian weather

Very slippery pavements are expected in the southern and middle parts of the country, provinces North Ostrobothnia and Kainuu and in Southern Lapland because of water on top of icy pavement surfaces.

Early warnings for the next 2–5 days

Updated 18.1.2017 23:40 local time

Early warnings for sea areas

No warnings.

Early warnings for land areas

No warnings.

Road weather on main roads

No warnings.

Related links

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)

Finnish Transport Agency

www.ilmanlaatu.fi

University of Turku

Meteoalarm

STUK - Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority