Avalanche forecast for Romsdal Thursday 2019-02-14

3
Considerable
Published:

Wet natural avalanches are expected. The avalanche danger stays at the same level as long as the rain continues. Avoid avalanche release and run out areas.

Wet snow (slab avalanches)

Water pooling in/above snow layers

Avoid avalanche release and run out areas. Wet snow avalanches tend to release spontaneously. Stability decreases when the snow surface gets wet and soft. Timing is important.
3 - Large
Spontaneous release
Some steep slopes
Possible

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

Avoid avalanche release and run out areas. Wet snow avalanches tend to release spontaneously. Timing is important. Stability decreases when the snow surface gets wet and soft.
2 - Medium
Spontaneous release
Many steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

8 mm precipitation, up to 32 mm in the most exposed areas.
Moderate gale from southwest.
-1 °C to 0 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1400 m a.s.l. during the evening.
Cloudy.

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4 mm precipitation, up to 12 mm in the most exposed areas.
Moderate gale from west., change to strong breeze from the southwest.
-6 °C to -2 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1100 m a.s.l. during the evening.
Cloudy.

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Observations the last 3 days

Rapportert av: torehum@svv (*****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Avalanche activity

Numerous (10 or more) 1 - Small

Loose wet avalanche

Dangersign

Recently made cracks

Glidesprekk i snøen observert 14.2.2019 på bilder både 11:05 og 15:05. Kan så vidt sees på bilder dagen i forveien også. Gjelder på ca. 1100 moh. Kan tyde på at snøen nærmer seg isoterm?

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

i kommune: RAUMA

Snow cover

120 cm snødybde

Avalanche evaluation

2 Moderate

Avalanche problems

Buried weak layer of faceted snow above a crust

Avalanche activity

Few (2-5) 2 - Medium

Loose wet avalanche

Snow profile (2012)

Fra ca 950 østlig

104685

Snow profile (2012)

104686

Dangersign

Recently made avalanches

Ser det har gått flere skred i bratte fjellsider

Coloumn test

Good

Not given@43cmQ3

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

i kommune: RAUMA

Weather

No precipitation

9.0 grader

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Rapportert av: OMH@VOLUNTARY (****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Notes

Avalanche activity

No avalanche activity Not given

Not given

Dangersign

No signs observed

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Rapportert av: halgeir@svv (****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Dangersign

Recently made cracks

Glidesprekker har utvidet seg siden i går.

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Rapportert av: drift@svv (**)

i kommune: RAUMA

Avalanche evaluation

3 Considerable

Dangersign

Much water in the snow

regn på snø

Rapportert av: inna (Unknown)

i kommune: RAUMA

Avalanche activity

Numerous (10 or more) 1 - Small

Not given

Dangersign

Recently made avalanches

Weather

Rain

2.0 grader

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Rapportert av: torehum@svv (*****)

i kommune: RAUMA

Notes

Snow cover

Weather

Not observed

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Rapportert av: Odd Erik (Unknown)

i kommune: RAUMA

Avalanche activity

One (1) 3 - Large

Dry slab avalanche

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

i kommune: RAUMA

Avalanche evaluation

3 Considerable

Avalanche problems

Buried weak layer of new snow

Avalanche activity

Few (2-5) 2 - Medium

Loose dry avalanche

Dangersign

Quick temperature change

Varmen kom nå i ettermiddag . Snøruller i nysnøen Fra 6-500 og nedover

Snow profile (2012)

Sørvendt 800.

104326

Snow profile (2012)

Nordvendt 800

104327

Snow profile

Antall Lag: 7

Total dybde: 125,00 cm

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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.