Avalanche forecast for Sunnmøre Monday 2019-11-25

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Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

Observations the last 3 days

Sunnmøre / STRANDA

Snow

24.11.2019 kl. 13:06

1099 masl

carlwernhoff (Unknown)

Snow Cover

50 cm in total Moderate snow drift 30 cm new snow

Avalanche Danger Assessment

2 Moderate

Avalanche Problems

Dry slab avalanche Poor bonding between crust and overlying snow Within half a meter The weak layer collapses easily and clean (easy propagation). The collapsing weak layer is thin < 3 cm. The overlying slab is soft. Difficult to trigger Unlikely 1 - Small Specific steep slopes NE above 0 masl

Tests

CTH20@30cmQ2 Medium 30cm windslab 4F on weak layer on a hard Pencil hard crust. No propogation properties observed in weaklayer.

ObsID: 199544

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.