Avalanche forecast for Vest-Telemark Friday 2019-05-17

1
Low
Published:

Generally stabile conditions. Be aware in sun-exposed aspects for natural triggered avalanches.

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

Be careful where the avalanche problem is found in combination with terrain traps. You will only find the avalanche problem in a few isolated areas.
1 - Small
Low additional load
Isolated steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from east.
1 °C to 12 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1800 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.
Clear skies.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from east., change to fresh breeze from the east during the afternoon.
2 °C to 13 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 2400 m a.s.l.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

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.