Avalanche forecast for Salten Thursday 2021-04-01

Highest danger level per day:
3
Considerable
Published:

Tricky conditions is expected due to localised snow showers and forming of wind slabs. Persistent weak layers are active and contributing to the complexity of the situation.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees and runout zones. Remote triggering is likely.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps.

Wind drifted snow (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of new snow

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3 - Large
Low additional load
Specific steep slopes
Possible

Persistent weak layer (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of surface hoar

Read more about the avalanche problem
3 - Large
Low additional load
Specific steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

10 mm precipitation, up to 25 mm in the most exposed areas.
Fresh breeze from northwest.
-6 °C to -1 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 500 m a.s.l. during renoon.
Partly cloudy.

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15 mm precipitation, up to 25 mm in the most exposed areas.
Strong breeze from west.
-6 °C to -1 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 400 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.
Cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Salten / D9502(CLA30) Salten 2020-2025

Snow

01.04.2021 kl. 09:43

318 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Recent snowdrift

Large snowfall

Much water in the snow regn på snø

ObsID: 265031

Salten / D9502(CLA30) Salten 2020-2025

Snow

01.04.2021 kl. 09:43

318 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Recent snowdrift

Much water in the snow regn på snø

ObsID: 265178

Salten / FAUSKE

Snow

31.03.2021 kl. 11:45

1 masl

Krille (**)

Danger Sign

Recent avalanches Område: I denne fjellsiden. Beskrivelse: Mange små (fuktige?) løssnøskred (str 1) i fjellsiden fra Kistrandtind til Nordre Nattmålstuva, ca 5 st. Alle under 600moh. Et flakskred like under toppen av Kvalhornet også. Observert med kikkert fra andre siden vannet.

ObsID: 264895

Salten / D9502(CLA30) Salten 2020-2025

Snow

31.03.2021 kl. 11:03

318 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Much water in the snow kraftig solstråling

Much water in the snow regn på snø

Recent snowdrift

ObsID: 264880

Salten / BODØ

Snow

30.03.2021 kl. 16:52

41 masl

idab@svv (***)

Image Of Weather
Image 1 of 1 Of:  Weather Copyright:  idab@svv Comment:  Snøgrense lavere i terreng enn imorse. Anslått ca. 200-300 moh.

Weather

No precipitation 5.6 °C 99% clouds

ObsID: 264789

Salten / D9502(CLA30) Salten 2020-2025

Snow

30.03.2021 kl. 03:27

318 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Much water in the snow regn på snø

Recent snowdrift

ObsID: 264659

Salten / D9502(CLA30) Salten 2020-2025

Snow

29.03.2021 kl. 06:59

318 masl

drift@svv (**)

Danger Sign

Much water in the snow kraftig solstråling

Much water in the snow regn på snø

ObsID: 264522

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.