Avalanche forecast for Sør-Troms Tuesday 2021-01-12

Highest danger level per day:
1
Low
Published:

Generally stable conditions, but be careful in areas with windslabs in the alpine. A weak layer of facets can be present in isolated features. Keep in mind that even small avalanches can have consequences if you fall into rocky terrain.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid steep slopes in combination with terrain traps.

Persistent weak layer (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of faceted snow beneath a crust

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

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from southeast.
-14 °C to -7 °C at 700 m a.s.l.
Clear skies.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from southeast.
-19 °C to -8 °C at 700 m a.s.l.
Clear skies.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Sør-Troms / Lavangen

Snow

09.01.2021 kl. 11:52

859 masl

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ObsID: 248222

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.