Avalanche forecast for Romsdal Monday 2019-01-14

4
High
Published:

An increase in wind will lead to a large amount of wind transported snow. Avoid all avalanche terrain. Naturally triggered avalanches likely.

Wind drifted snow (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of new snow

Stay away from avalanche terrain and runout zones for avalanches.
4 - Very large
Spontaneous release
Some steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

20 mm precipitation, up to 40 mm in the most exposed areas.
Gale from northwest., change to strong breeze from the northwest during the evening.
-13 °C to -7 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 300 m a.s.l. monday night.
Cloudy.

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15 mm precipitation, up to 30 mm in the most exposed areas.
Strong breeze from southwest., change to moderate gale from the northwest during renoon.
-12 °C to -4 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 500 m a.s.l. during renoon.
Cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Rapportert av: drift@svv (**)

i kommune: GJEMNES

Dangersign

Large snowfall

Avalanche evaluation

4 High

Dangersign

Recent snowdrift

Rapportert av: Halvor@NVE (*****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Weather

Snow

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Rapportert av: drift@svv (**)

i kommune: RAUMA

Dangersign

Large snowfall

Avalanche evaluation

4 High

Dangersign

Recent snowdrift

Rapportert av: drift@svv (**)

i kommune: RAUMA

Dangersign

Large snowfall

Avalanche evaluation

3 Considerable

Dangersign

Recent snowdrift

Rapportert av: Halvor@NVE (*****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Snow cover

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Rapportert av: Urpu@Romsdal (****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Weather

Snow

1.0 grader

Dangersign

Large snowfall

Komt ca 15 cm her ved fjorden . Kram / fuktig her.

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Rapportert av: Urpu@Romsdal (****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Avalanche problems

Buried weak layer of new snow

Avalanche activity

No avalanche activity Not given

Not given

Dangersign

No signs observed

Ingen spes faretegn i dag.

Coloumn test

Not given

Not given@11cmQ2

Avalanche evaluation

2 Moderate

Coloumn test

Good

Not given@27cmQ3

Snow profile (2012)

Fra 1220

99856

Snow profile (2012)

Fra ca 1220 , vest-sørvest . Flere skarelag som det er lurt å følge med. Fuktig nederst og mot bakken her.

99861

Snow cover

70 cm snødybde

1 cm nysnø siste døgn

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Rapportert av: Hvego (Unknown)

i kommune: RAUMA

Notes

Liten blokktest. Brudd på 30 cm. Overliggende lag er ubunden.

Rapportert av: Urpu@Romsdal (****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Weather

No precipitation

-2.0 grader

Dangersign

No signs observed

Ingen faretegn foreløpig.

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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.