Avalanche forecast for Sunnmøre Thursday 2019-04-18

2
Moderate
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Be careful on steep slopes with soft and wet snow, a skier can trigger avalanches here. Keep distance to cornices and areas with glide-cracks

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

Be careful in avalanche release and runout areas. Avoid skiing in terrain traps. Timing is important. Stability decreases when the snow surface gets wet and soft. Wet snow avalanches tend to release spontaneously.
2 - Medium
Spontaneous release
Specific steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from southeast.
-7 °C to 4 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1300 m a.s.l. wednesday night.
Clear skies.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from south.
-5 °C to 5 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1800 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Sunnmøre / VOLDA

Snow

17.04.2019 kl. 09:40

420 masl

Sunnivsk (Unknown)

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Weather

6 °C 3 m/s from SE ↖ 8% clouds Skyar trekker inn frå vest. Litt høgare temp. enn tidlegare?

ObsID: 191535

Sunnmøre / STRANDA

Snow

16.04.2019 kl. 09:28

630 masl

Lindab (Unknown)

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Weather

Incident

Snow Did not affect anything

ObsID: 191566

Sunnmøre / ØRSTA

Snow

15.04.2019 kl. 11:38

1085 masl

Pierre-Marie Lefeuvre (Unknown)

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Avalanche Danger Assessment

ObsID: 191291

Sunnmøre / VOLDA

Snow

15.04.2019 kl. 10:09

1024 masl

Sunnivsk (Unknown)

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Image 1 of 6 Of:  Danger Sign Copyright:  Sunnivsk Comment:  Sigesprekker både til høgre og venstre for Lisje Eidskyrkja.
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Image 2 of 6 Of:  Danger Sign Copyright:  Comment:  Nærare bilete.
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Danger Sign

Other danger sign (specify) Område: I denne fjellsiden. Beskrivelse: Sigesprekker i snøen. Veit ikkje når dei har starta å opne seg.

ObsID: 191266

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.