Lovatnet Fishing Map

Lovatnet fishing map is included in Østfold nautical charts folio. It is available as part of iBoating : Norway Marine & Fishing App (now supported on multiple platforms including Android, iPhone/iPad, MacBook, and Windows(tablet and phone)/PC based chartplotter. ).  

 With our Lake Maps App,  you get all the great marine chart app features like fishing spots, along with Lovatnet lake depth map. The fishing maps app include HD lake depth contours, along with advanced features found in Fish Finder / Gps Chart Plotter systems, turning your device into a Depth Finder. The Lovatnet Navigation App provides advanced features of a Marine Chartplotter including adjusting water level offset and custom depth shading. Fishing spots and depth contours layers are available in most Lake maps. Lake navigation features include advanced instrumentation to gather wind speed direction, water temperature, water depth, and accurate GPS with AIS receivers(using NMEA over TCP/UDP). Autopilot support can be enabled during ‘Goto WayPoint’ and ‘Route Assistance’.


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Fishing Info for Lovatnet

Lovatnet (also Loenvatnet) is a lake in the municipality of Stryn in Vestland county, Norway. It is located about 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) southeast of the village of Loen and about 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) east of the village of Olden. The lake lies just 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) southwest of the mountain Skåla. The water from the lake flows down from the mountains; especially from the Jostedalsbreen and Tindefjellbreen glaciers. It then flows out through the Loelva river into the Nordfjorden. Water from the tiered horsetail waterfall Ramnefjellsfossen with a total height of 818m flows into the lake from a short distance away, by some criteria among the highest dozen waterfalls in the world. It is fed by meltwater from the glacier Ramnefjellbreen, an arm of the Jostedalsbreen glacier. Landslides into the southern end of the lake from the mountain Ramnefjellet caused two major tsunamis in 1905 and 1936. On 15 January 1905, a landslide with a volume of 350,000 cubic metres (460,000 cu yd) fell into the lake from a height of 500 metres (1,640 ft), generating three megatsunamis of up to 40.5 metres (133 ft) in height. The waves destroyed the villages of and near the southern end of the lake, killing 61 people — half their combined population — and 261 farm animals and destroying 60 houses, all the local boathouses, and 70 to 80 boats, one of which — the tourist boat Lodalen — was thrown 300 metres (328 yd) inland by the last wave and wrecked. At the northern end of the lake, a wave measured at almost 6 metres (20 ft) in height destroyed a bridge. Geologists studied the 1905 event and concluded that little risk existed for future disasters like it, so the towns along the lake were rebuilt. However, on 13 September 1936, the second landslide occurred, with a volume of 1,000,000 cubic metres (1,300,000 cu yd) and falling from a height of 800 metres (2,625 ft), generating three megatsunamis, the largest of which reached a height of 74 metres (243 ft). The waves destroyed all farms at Bødal and most farms at Nesdal — completely washing away 16 farms — as well as 100 houses, bridges, a power station, a workshop, a sawmill, several grain mills, a restaurant, a schoolhouse, and all boats on the lake; The waves carried the wreck of the Lodalen a further 150 m (490 ft) inland. A 12.6-metre (41 ft) wave struck the northern end of the lake and caused damaging flooding in the , the lake's northern outlet. The waves killed 74 people and severely injured 11. The 1936 disaster resulted in the depopulation of the area.

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Lovatnet Fishing Map Stats

Min Longitude6.89
Min Latitude61.78
Max Longitude7.01
Max Latitude61.86
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* some Stats may include nearby/connecting waterbodies

Marine Wind Meteogram for Lake/Chart

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Date/TimeSpeed *Dir *
02/28 Wed 06:00AM4.832.39
02/28 Wed 09:00AM4.466.52
02/28 Wed 12:00PM3.836.06
02/28 Wed 03:00PM3.3130.59
02/28 Wed 06:00PM4.660.91
02/28 Wed 09:00PM5.89335.59
02/29 Thu 12:00AM5.25318.78
02/29 Thu 03:00AM6.37318.36
02/29 Thu 06:00AM7.16323.26
02/29 Thu 09:00AM6.49324.86
02/29 Thu 12:00PM6.13346.84
02/29 Thu 03:00PM6.97349.14
02/29 Thu 06:00PM5.36326.01
02/29 Thu 09:00PM3.86335
03/01 Fri 12:00AM3.54326.56
03/01 Fri 03:00AM3.76320.64
03/01 Fri 06:00AM3.8317.84
03/01 Fri 09:00AM3.42310.96
03/01 Fri 12:00PM3.57320.34
03/01 Fri 03:00PM4.5325.06
03/01 Fri 06:00PM3.88327.37
03/01 Fri 09:00PM4.47324.67
03/02 Sat 12:00AM3.83309.8
03/02 Sat 03:00AM3.94304.54
03/02 Sat 06:00AM4.61304.95
03/02 Sat 09:00AM4.96307.55
03/02 Sat 12:00PM5310.49
03/02 Sat 03:00PM4.25305.4
03/02 Sat 06:00PM3.93300.24
03/02 Sat 09:00PM3.54299.5
03/03 Sun 12:00AM3.56301.55
03/03 Sun 03:00AM3.32305.68
* : UTC Timezone, Speed in meters per sec, and True Direction