Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark Saturday 2020-06-13

Highest danger level per day:
2
Moderate
Published:

Solar radiation and high day temperatures may result in natural avalanche activity. Especially in steep terrain in higher altitudes.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid staying for a longer period in terrain steeper than 30 degrees. Avoid also runout zones.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps.

Wet snow (slab avalanches)

Water pooling in/above snow layers

Read more about the avalanche problem
2 - Medium
Spontaneous release
Specific steep slopes
Possible

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

Read more about the avalanche problem
2 - Medium
Spontaneous release
Specific steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Strong breeze from west., change to fresh breeze from the west during the afternoon.
-1 °C to 6 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1200 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from southwest., change to strong breeze from the southwest during the evening.
3 °C to 14 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Plus degrees up to 1800 m a.s.l. during the afternoon.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Vest-Finnmark / Alta

Snow

13.06.2020 kl. 13:32

188 masl

tuh@nve (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 3 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  tuh@nve Comment:  Lauvet spretter, men bakken er fortsatt stort sett kvit rundt snøputa.
Image Of Snow Cover
Image 2 of 3 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  tuh@nve Comment:  Snødypsensoren er snøfri. Sensor stilt til 0.
Image Of Snow Cover
Image 3 of 3 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  tuh@nve Comment:  Fortsatt litt snø på snøputa, men den er som kjent lekk og SWE data som kommer inn er feil

Snow Cover

Wet loose snow Very wet

Weather

No precipitation 20 °C 15% clouds

ObsID: 238786

Vest-Finnmark / ALTA

Snow

13.06.2020 kl. 13:28

188 masl

lda (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 1 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  lda Comment:  Snøputen leirbotnvann

Snow Cover

ObsID: 238784

Vest-Finnmark / ALTA

Snow

13.06.2020 kl. 13:21

188 masl

lda (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 1 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  lda Comment:  Fortsatt litt snø på ved snøputen ved leibotnvann

Snow Cover

ObsID: 238783

Vest-Finnmark / ALTA

Snow

13.06.2020 kl. 13:07

195 masl

lda (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 1 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  lda Comment:  På vei ned mot leirbotnvann fra sennalandet

Snow Cover

ObsID: 238782

Vest-Finnmark / KVALSUND

Snow

13.06.2020 kl. 12:49

257 masl

lda (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 1 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  lda Comment:  Over sennalandet fra Skaidi mot Alta.

Snow Cover

ObsID: 238781

Vest-Finnmark / Hammerfest

Snow

12.06.2020 kl. 21:29

222 masl

tuh@nve (***)

Image Of Snow Cover
Image 1 of 2 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  tuh@nve
Image Of Snow Cover
Image 2 of 2 Of:  Snow Cover Copyright:  tuh@nve

Snow Cover

Weather

No precipitation 9 °C

ObsID: 238740

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.