Avalanche forecast for Indre Fjordane Saturday 2019-05-18

1
Low
Published:

Generally stable conditions, but danger of wet avalanches in sunexposed mountainsides.

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 13 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 2400 m a.s.l.
Clear skies.

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0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from southeast.
2 °C to 12 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 2200 m a.s.l.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Indre Fjordane / STRYN

Snow

17.05.2019 kl. 16:44

1589 masl

siri@SVV (****)

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Image 1 of 2 Of:  Avalanche Activity Copyright:  siri@SVV Comment:  Viser ca. skredbane. Heltrukken strek viser der vi så skredmassene.
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Image 2 of 2 Of:  Avalanche Activity Copyright:  siri@SVV Comment:  Viser skredet da det var i ferd med å gi seg. Skredmasser kom i flere omganger. Dette var på slutten av siste omgang.

Avalanche Activity

17. May. 12-18 Loose wet avalanche One (1). 3 - Large. Spontaneous release Isolated steep slopes. E. Above 1600 masl Observert skred i skyggeside på lang avstand fra Glomnes (Hjelle). Kunne ikke se løsneområdet herifra, men så at skredet startet høyt oppe og gikk så langt ned vi kunne se (nesten ned i dalen). Antar størrelse 3, vått løssnøskred og naturlig utløst. Skredet gikk i svært bratt terreng og over sva. Betydelig økning i temperatur i dag. Ser det er varslet faregrad 1. Burde det kanksje vært fg. 2?

ObsID: 194906

Indre Fjordane / STRYN

Snow

16.05.2019 kl. 12:25

1661 masl

Sjur Mork (Unknown)

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Image 1 of 1 Of:  Weather Copyright:  Sjur Mork

Snow Cover

Wet loose snow Wet

Weather

Avalanche Danger Assessment

1 Low Forecast correct

Danger Sign

No signs observed Mye små våte skred naturlig utløst

Avalanche Activity

16. May. During the day Loose wet avalanche Numerous (10 or more). Spontaneous release Widespread steep slopes

ObsID: 194811

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.