Avalanche forecast for Heiane Saturday 2019-05-11

Highest danger level per day:

Not much snow and generally safe conditions. Smaller slabs of wind deposited snow can be triggered in isolated features in the alpine.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd 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.

New snow (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of new snow

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

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

18 mm precipitation, up to 30 mm in the most exposed areas.
Fresh breeze from southeast., change to fresh breeze from the northwest during the afternoon.
1 °C to 4 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1100 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from northwest.
-3 °C to 3 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 700 m a.s.l. during renoon.
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.

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.