Avalanche warning for region Finnmarkskysten Friday 21.05.2021

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger

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Conditions for wet avalanches. Be careful in wet and soaking snowpack.

Avalanche problems

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

on a few steep slopes. Avalanches can get large enough to bury or even kill you (size 2).

Advice

Snow cover (in Norwegian)

Søndag kom det ca. 30 cm med våt løssnø. Snøoverflaten er fuktig og nysnøen er jevnt fordelt i terrenget. Nysnøen har lagt seg over områder som var helt bare fram til i går, typisk rygger og topper.

Kantkorn ved bakken er avrundet og anses som smelteomvandlet.

Mountain weather, 20.05.2021

2 mm precipitation, up to 8 mm in the most exposed areas. Breeze from northwest. 0 °C to 3 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 21.05.2021

1-5 mm precipitation. Breeze from north, changing to fresh breeze from the northeast during the evening. -4 °C to 0 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

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