Avalanche forecast for Heiane Wednesday 2019-02-13

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Observations the last 3 days

Rapportert av: FrodeMoen@Obskorps (***)

i kommune: SULDAL

Avalanche evaluation

3 Considerable

Avalanche problems

Poor bonding between layers in wind deposited snow

Avalanche problems

Loose snow

Avalanche problems

Buried weak layer of faceted snow above a crust

Snow cover

70 cm snødybde

8 cm nysnø siste døgn

Avalanche activity

No avalanche activity Not given

Not given

Dangersign

Recently made cracks

Tråkket lett ut skavler i nordlige sektorer.

Coloumn test

Medium

Not given@0cmNot specified

Dangersign

Quick temperature change

Var minus 1,5 grader og snøvær når eg startet turen, pluss 1 og yrregn på veg ned.

Snow profile

Antall Lag: 9

Total dybde: 118,00 cm

Weather

Snow

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Rapportert av: Salvesen@obskorps (***)

i kommune: GJESDAL

Avalanche evaluation

2 Moderate

Avalanche problems

Poor bonding between crust and overlying snow

Avalanche problems

Buried weak layer of faceted snow above a crust

Snow cover

60 cm snødybde

5 cm nysnø siste døgn

Avalanche activity

No avalanche activity Not given

Not given

Dangersign

Recent snowdrift

Område: Generelt på fjellet. Beskrivelse: Ikke hinsides, men den siste snøen flytter noe på seg i høyden og danner myke flak

Coloumn test

Medium

CTM15@30cmQ2

Snow profile (2012)

104298

Coloumn test

Medium

CTM15@30cmQ2

Snow profile

Antall Lag: 8

Total dybde: 75,00 cm

Weather

Snow

-3.0 grader

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Rapportert av: Agnes@svv (***)

i kommune: SIRDAL

Avalanche evaluation

2 Moderate

Avalanche problems

Buried weak layer of faceted snow beneath a crust

Avalanche problems

Loose snow

Snow cover

70 cm snødybde

3 cm nysnø siste døgn

Avalanche activity

Several (6-10) 2 - Medium

Loose wet avalanche

Dangersign

Quick temperature change

Område: Generelt på fjellet. Beskrivelse: Starter i kveld, blir plussgrader resten av uka

Coloumn test

Medium

CTM17@26cmQ3

Snow profile

Antall Lag: 6

Total dybde: 36,00 cm

Weather

Snow

-3.0 grader

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The bulletin does not include a detailed text about the avalanche conditions. This is only given in Norwegian. Translate it using google translate if you like. The text result will be informative, and most likely amusing

For planning your trip and recognizing avalanche terrain, use maps.

Norway has 1:50 000 maps for the whole country. Maps can be bought at bookstores and sports shops, or printed from the net.

Visit www.ut.no for topographic maps online. For slope angle maps, see NGI slope angel maps ("helning" means slope angle).

Modelled snowpack and historic and current weather information can be found on the webpage senorge.no. This site uses information from the weather stations and interpolate values from the stations for gridded maps.

Detailed weather forecast can be found online at www.yr.no or www.storm.no. Yr.no is also in English, but the weather in text format is only given in Norwegian.