Weather and ice

Polar lows

Polar lows are intense and short-lived cyclones unique to the polar regions.  They can have fatal consequences and do great damage. Normally there are between 10 and 20 events in the Atlantic sector during the season from October to April.

Last changed: 19. March 2013

Safer traffic in polar regions

The Weather services will in the near future establish a service for the detection, tracking and forecasting of polar lows.

Last changed: 19. March 2013