Avalanche forecast for Indre Fjordane Tuesday 2021-01-26

Highest danger level per day:
2
Moderate
Published:

Locally unstable conditions. Layer of facets can be triggered. Thin snowcover and rocky surface.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees and runout zones where the avalanche problem is present. Remote triggering is possible.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd NB: Identifying the avalanche problem is very difficult.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps.

Persistent weak layer (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of faceted snow near surface

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2 - Medium
High additional load
Specific steep slopes
Possible

New snow (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of new snow

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1 - Small
Low additional load
Specific steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Calm/light breeze from southwest.
-16 °C to -7 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 100 m a.s.l. during renoon.
Clear skies.

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2 mm precipitation.
Breeze from southwest.
-16 °C to -6 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 200 m a.s.l. during renoon.
Cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Indre Fjordane / Høyanger

Snow

24.01.2021 kl. 13:46

582 masl

MarStofr (Unknown)

Danger Sign

Whumpf sound Område: På dette stedet. Beskrivelse: Oppstod når skiløper på fjellski gjekk over denne myra

ObsID: 251660

Indre Fjordane / Stryn

Snow

24.01.2021 kl. 13:07

946 masl

Laurids (Unknown)

Image Of Snow Cover
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Avalanche Danger Assessment

2 Moderate Mykt flak er tilstede i himmelretninger som ikke fremgår av varslet. Virker til å løsne lett på ~15cm, men usikker på mulighet for forplanting. Forecast correct

Snow Cover

165 cm in total No snowdrift 15 cm new snow Much loose snow (10-30cm) Dry

Avalanche Problems

Dry slab avalanche Buried weak layer of new snow Within half a meter The overlying slab is soft. Easy to trigger 2 - Medium SW, W, NW Lokale vindforhold kan ha skapt svakt lag i andre himmelretninger en ellers i regionen.

Tests

Liten blokk gikk på lag av nysnø under mykt flak ved svak klapping. Relativt rent brudd ~Q2

Snow Profile

15 cm F DF D, 3 cm F PP D, 45 cm 4F 1 tests connected to snow profile

ObsID: 251652

Indre Fjordane / Gloppen

Snow

24.01.2021 kl. 10:07

1129 masl

jan@nordfjordfhs (Unknown)

Avalanche Problems

Dry slab avalanche Buried weak layer of new snow Within half a meter The overlying slab is soft. Easy to trigger 2 - Medium N, W, NW

Notes

Mykje god snø i leheng. Tendenser til flakdannelse bak kul-formasjoner. Den nye snøen er heilt avblåst mot aust- sør-aust. Sprakk litt opp rundt skiene nokre stader. Gravde ikkje. Ubunden snø i skogen.

Weather

-2 °C 5 m/s from SE ↖ 25% clouds

ObsID: 251667

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.