Avalanche forecast for Sunnmøre Saturday 2019-05-18

Highest danger level per day:

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

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd 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.

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

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

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from southeast.
1 °C to 10 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 2400 m a.s.l.
Clear skies.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from southeast.
1 °C to 11 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Sunnmøre / Skårasalen


15.05.2019 kl. 12:44

1198 masl

oyystein (Unknown)

Avalanche Activity

15. May. 12-18 Loose wet avalanche Several (6-10). 3 - Large. Spontaneous release Widespread steep slopes. NE, E, SW, NW. Above 1400 masl

ObsID: 194726

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.