Avalanche forecast for Voss Friday 2021-12-03

Highest danger level per day:
3
Considerable
Published:

Complicated situation with persistent weak layers in the snow pack, wind and fresh snow. Avalanches may be released both naturally and remotely.

Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees and runout zones. Remote triggering is likely.
Illustrasjon av ferdselsråd Avoid terrain traps.

Persistent weak layer (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of faceted snow near surface

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2 - Medium
Spontaneous release
Specific steep slopes
Possible

New snow (slab avalanches)

Buried weak layer of new snow

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2 - Medium
Low additional load
Specific steep slopes
Possible

What are avalanche problems?

Observations the last 3 days (map placed)

4-7 mm precipitation.
Precipitation as snow.
Fresh breeze from northwest.
-13 °C to -4 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Partly cloudy.

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6-10 mm precipitation.
Rain up to 100 m a.s.l during the afternoon.
Breeze from south, changing to strong breeze from the southeast during the evening.
-13 °C to -4 °C at 1100 m a.s.l.
Partly cloudy.

For updated info, please visit yr.no

Observations the last 3 days

Voss / Aurland

Snow

02.12.2021 kl. 09:26

1240 masl

Rune@nortind (**)

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Notes

Moderat snøfokk fra fjellet

ObsID: 278892

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.