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

Highest danger level per day:

Generally stable conditions, but small wet avalanches, cornice fall and glide avalanches are possible.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps in areas with wet loose snow.

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

Loose snow

Read more about the avalanche problem
1 - Small
Spontaneous release
Isolated steep slopes

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

0 mm precipitation.
Fresh breeze from east., change to breeze from the east during the evening.
6 °C to 17 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
To the top during the afternoon.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no
0 mm precipitation.
Breeze from east.
6 °C to 16 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
To the top during the afternoon.
Clear skies.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Vest-Telemark / Vinje


12.06.2020 kl. 08:18

959 masl

Bård Henning@obskorps (****)

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Danger Sign

Much water in the snow Område: Generelt på fjellet

Snow Cover

No snowdrift Snow line at 1000 masl Other Wet

Avalanche Activity

12. Jun. During the day (+02:00) No avalanche activity Kun rast ut veldig lite snø som blir til snøballer i de bratteste hengene


No precipitation 13 °C 6 m/s from E ← 20% clouds Sommeren har kommet til Rauland


Kun enkelte få heng hvor det fortsatt er mulig å ta seg ned på ski

Avalanche Danger Assessment

1 Low Det er lite snø igjen i dette området. Mer snø vest i regionen Snøsmelting vil gå fort nå, kun snø i enkelte heng og renner i terrenget Forecast correct I område Rauland er det for lite snø til at faregrad vil øke nå

Avalanche Problems

Loose wet avalanche Loose snow Spontaneous release 1 - Small N, NE, E, SE, S, SW, W, NW above 1100 masl

Snow Profile

4 cm 4F MF 2 mm W, 11 cm 4F MF 3 mm W, 2 cm I IF W, 20 cm P MF 2 mm M-W, 10 cm 4F MF 3 mm W

ObsID: 238687

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.