Avalanche forecast for Finnmarkskysten Thursday 2021-05-27

Highest danger level per day:

It is in general a stable snowpack. Be careful if you find very wet snow, especially in terrain traps, since wet avalanches can occur.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps in areas with wet loose snow.

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

Read more about the avalanche problem
1 - Small
Low additional load
Isolated steep slopes

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

No precipitation.
Calm/light breeze from northeast.
-5 °C to 3 °C at 700 m a.s.l.
Partly cloudy.

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1-3 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from west, changing to moderate gale from the southwest during renoon.
-2 °C to 2 °C at 700 m a.s.l.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Finnmarkskysten / Porsanger


26.05.2021 kl. 20:36


Johan@obskorps (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 1 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  Johan@obskorps Comment:  Bildet viser østvendt side opp mot 600 meters høyde

Snow Cover

Mye snøsmelting i det siste og snøen er gjennomfuktet.

ObsID: 274431

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.

For slope angle maps, download the app Varsom Regobs on App Store | Google Play or see our slope angle map at senorge.no ("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.