Avalanche warning for region Finnmarkskysten Saturday 29.05.2021

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger

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Generally stable avalanche conditions, but the danger for small wet avalanches increases as the temperature rises. Remember to use slightly different approaches on wet and dry snow.

Avalanche problems

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

You can easily trigger avalanches on a few steep slopes. Avalanches are relatively harmless to people, but can knock you off balance. Can be dangerous close to terrain traps. (size 1)

Advice

The bulletin is a planning tool and may differ from the actual situation. Always make your own evaluation. To be 100 % avalanche safe, avoid all avalanche terrain.

Snow cover (in Norwegian)

Det har vært stor snøsmelting den siste tiden, noe som har gjort at snøgrensa har blitt høyere, og det er lite snø lengst ut på kysten og i sørvendte hellinger. Den snøen som finnest er i hovedsak blitt smelteomvandlet, og veksler mellom våt grovkornet snø og skare. Det kan muligens være andre forhold på indre strøk, f.eks ved Gaissane.

Mountain weather, 28.05.2021

1-3 mm precipitation. Fresh breeze from northwest, changing to breeze from the northwest during the afternoon. -4 °C to -1 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 29.05.2021

Little to no precipitation. Fresh breeze from northwest, changing to fresh breeze from the southwest during the afternoon. -6 °C to 1 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

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