Avalanche forecast for Helgeland Friday 2021-02-26

Highest danger level per day:
3
Considerable
Published:

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

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees. Avoid also runout zones.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps.

Wet snow (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of faceted snow near surface

Read more about the avalanche problem
3 - Large
Spontaneous release
Specific steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

32 mm precipitation, up to 65 mm in the most exposed areas.
Strong breeze from southwest.
-3 °C to 1 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1000 m a.s.l. thursday night.
Cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
7 mm precipitation, up to 15 mm in the most exposed areas.
Fresh breeze from northwest.
-5 °C to -1 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 600 m a.s.l. friday night.
Cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Helgeland / D1801(NFK11) Helgelandskysten 2018-2023

Snow

26.02.2021 kl. 11:18

66 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Much water in the snow regn på snø

Weather

Rain 4 °C Rafossen (500moh) kl 11:19 0 cm nysnø akkumulert siste 2 døgn.

ObsID: 258007

Helgeland / D1801(NFK11) Helgelandskysten 2018-2023

Snow

25.02.2021 kl. 09:27

66 masl

drift@svv (**)

Avalanche Activity

25. Feb 09:30 (+01:00) - 24. Feb 09:30 (+01:00) Slush avalanche 1 - Small. Spontaneous release SE. Between 500 masl and 400 masl Gjelder Fv76 Rafossen - Barstad,

ObsID: 257768

Helgeland / D1801(NFK11) Helgelandskysten 2018-2023

Snow

25.02.2021 kl. 09:27

29 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Much water in the snow regn på snø

Quick temperature change

Weather

Rain 4 °C Rafossen (500moh) kl 09:27 0 cm nysnø akkumulert siste 3 døgn.

ObsID: 257769

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.