Debris avalanches, debris flows and slush slides warning yellow level for Vestlandet

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Yellow level

Published: Valid: from 15.12.2021 07:00 to 16.12.2021 06:59
Next forecast before:
  • Danger increase: Tuesday afternoon 14. Dec. 2021
  • Danger decrease: Wednesday afternoon 15. Dec. 2021

Consequence

Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed.

Advice

Keep yourself updated about the development of the weather, the landslide and flood situation, and follow the weather radar.

Description

Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed. Risk of slushflows is especially high in areas with more than 50 cm snow. The snow may in some places be fully water-saturated. Slushflows are triggered even in relatively gentle slopes, where water accumulates. Slushflows follow terrain depressions and may develop into debris flows. Heavy snowmelt is expected. Landslides may be expected. Exposed railways and roads may be closed.