Avalanche warning for region Indre Fjordane Monday 23.05.2022

Danger level 2 - Moderate avalanche danger

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Be careful on steep slopes with soft and wet snow, a skier can trigger avalanches here. Keep distance to cornices and areas with glide-cracks.

Avalanche problems

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

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

Wet snow (slab avalanches)

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

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)

Store deler av snødekket er smelteomvandlet og homogent. Men søndag vert det meldt om mykje vatn i snøen under 1300 moh. . Det er fortsatt mye snø i fjellet. Snøgrensa er omtrent på 500 moh, høyere i sørvendte hellinger.

I høgtliggande breområder både i Nordfjord og Sogn har det vore observert drønn i snøen dei siste dagane. Observasjon i Sogn tilseier at det er laus smelteomvandla snø som kollapsar.

Mountain weather, 22.05.2022

Little to no precipitation. Breeze from south, changing to fresh breeze from the south during the evening. -1 °C to 8 °C at 1400 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

Mountain weather, 23.05.2022

16 mm precipitation, up to 30 mm in the most exposed areas. Rain up to 1900 m a.s.l during the afternoon. Fresh breeze from southeast. 0 °C to 7 °C at 1400 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

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