Storm warning for the mountains
The Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, SMHI, has issued a class 2 storm warning for the Lappland, Jämtland and Härjedalen mountains. The warnings apply for Norrbotten, Västerbotten and Jämtland counties.
Storm-force winds are expected in the Lappland mountains from Thursday afternoon and in the Jämtland and Härjedalen mountains from Thursday night and early Friday.
Definition for warning class 2 storm: average winds above 25 m/s. Very difficult to walk upright. No visibility if there is loose snow.