Avalanche warning for region Lyngen Monday 17.05.2021

Danger level 3 - Considerable avalanche danger

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Conditions for wet avalanches. Keep away from avalanche terrain.

Avalanche problems

Wet snow (slab avalanches)

on some steep slopes. Avalanches can get large enough to bury a car or destroy a small house (size 3).

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

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

Advice

Snow cover (in Norwegian)

Mildvær og solinnstråling har påvirka snødekket til topps. Grovkorna snø lågt i fjellet. I høgda er snødekket meir finkorna og lagdelt.

Kantkornlag høgt i snødekket er i ferd med å bli varmepåvirka og vil gradvis bli borte. I høgda er det tjukkare kantkornlag djupt i snødekket.

Mountain weather, 16.05.2021

Little to no precipitation. Breeze from east. -2 °C to 5 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

Mountain weather, 17.05.2021

No precipitation. Breeze from southeast. -3 °C to 8 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

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