2017.09.05 – ESC European Windstorm Overview / Warnings / Watches: Storm Warning for Norway

There is currently a single storm system on the maps of the European Windstorm Center.

The center of Storm PERRYMAN is currently located to the southwest of Iceland, with a central pressure o 975hPa. The wind field, strongest to the northwest of Iceland and off the coast of Greenland, packs peak gusts of around 140km/h currently. The storm is rather extensive, and along a frontal system over the North Sea, storm gusts well above 100km/h are possible. As these front are currently arriving in the southwest of Scandinavia and bringing the wind with them, a storm warning has been issued for the southwestern coastal areas of Norway. Peak gusts of up to around 90 km/h are to be expected in the area within the next 24 hours.

Below are the ESC European Windstorm Center maps – European Windstorm Overview, as well as the Warnings and Watches: