Avalanche forecast for Sunnmøre Sunday 2020-05-24

Highest danger level per day:
2
Moderate
Published:

Additional temperature increase will lead to increased avalanche danger in all aspects, during large parts of the day.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Wet surface: Move gradually away from the fall line when skiing on large slopes to avoid to be caught by small sluffs you or someone else in your group release while skiing.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Dry surface: Avoid staying for a longer period in steep areas with glide cracks and below areas like this.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps.

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

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2 - Medium
Spontaneous release
Isolated steep slopes
Possible

Glide avalanches

Wet snow/melting near the ground

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3 - Large
Spontaneous release
Isolated steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from south.
-3 °C to 5 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1600 m a.s.l. during renoon.
Partly cloudy.

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3 mm precipitation.
Breeze from south., change to breeze from the west during the evening.
-2 °C to 4 °C at 1400 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1400 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Sunnmøre / Volda

Snow

23.05.2020 kl. 16:00

865 masl

Runes@RKH_Skredgruppe (Unknown)

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Notes

Lang skredbane

Avalanche Activity

23. May. During the day Wet slab avalanche Few (2-5). 2 - Medium. Spontaneous release Specific steep slopes. NE, E. Above 1000 masl

ObsID: 236822

Sunnmøre / Fjord

Snow

23.05.2020 kl. 13:51

1450 masl

Sindre@nortind (**)

Danger Sign

Whumpf sound Område: I denne fjellsiden. Beskrivelse: Gjentatte store drønn hele veien fra forrige obspunkt.

ObsID: 236683

Sunnmøre / Fjord

Snow

23.05.2020 kl. 13:23

1217 masl

Sindre@nortind (**)

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Danger Sign

Whumpf sound Område: På dette stedet. Beskrivelse: Tydelig drønn i snødekket med forplantning. Litt mer finkorna overflate her enn lenger ned. Opphopning av vann over gammel snøpakke. Bærende snødekke. Ca 25cm med til gammel snøpakke.

ObsID: 236681

Sunnmøre / Ytre-Standal - Storefonna

Snow

22.05.2020 kl. 08:53

989 masl

E.A.Tvergrov (Unknown)

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Image 2 of 3 Of:  Avalanche Activity Copyright:  Eli Anne Tvergrov Comment:  Raser jevnlig og vi vurderer til at dette vil pågå til juli.
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Avalanche Activity

22. May. 6-12 Loose wet avalanche One (1). 3 - Large. Spontaneous release Not between 900 masl and 100 masl Raste sammenhengende (tilsvarende som foto) i over 1,5 minutt = volum utenom det vanlige som kom ned på en gang. Den gikk IKKE 18. mai til vår forundring da skredaktivitet for øvrig i området var stor.

ObsID: 236525

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.