NVE/MET are expecting heavy rainfalls starting Saturday and continuing until Sunday morning. The precipitation will fall as rain in Longyearbyen. It is important to keep all waterways open. Longyearbyen Community Council is monitoring the situation closesly, including the situation in Vannledningsdalen and the water drains by the road to the airport. As a preventive measure, the footbridge between Road 220 and 200 (Perleporten) will be closed from Friday night and until further notice.
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