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Avalanche warning for region Lofoten og Vesterålen Monday 29.05.2023

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger

It's favorable conditions, but it may be possible to trigger small avalanches in the upper elevations.

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)

Loose snow


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), 28.05.2023

Snøoverflaten har vært gjennomfuktet helt opp til fjelltopphøyde. De siste dagene har det kommet litt nysnø i fjellet.

Det gamle snødekket er smelteomvandlet.

Fredag er det observert mange små løssnøskred.

Det er lite snø igjen i regionen

Mountain weather, 28.05.2023

8 mm precipitation, up to 13 mm in the most exposed areas. Precipitation as rain. Fresh breeze from southeast, changing to strong breeze from the southwest during the evening. 0 °C to 6 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 29.05.2023

4 mm precipitation, up to 10 mm in the most exposed areas. Rain up to 700 m a.s.l during the afternoon. Strong breeze from southwest, changing to breeze from the southwest during the afternoon. -1 °C to 5 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

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