Avalanche warning for region Salten Monday 23.05.2022

Danger level 2 - Moderate avalanche danger

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Wet natural avalanches possible. Be careful in avalanche release and run out areas.

Avalanche problems

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).

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)

. Nord i regionen kom det noko nysnø 17. mai. Også den bør vere fuktig eller smleteomvandla no. Den gamle snøen er generelt smelteomvandla og stabil. Stadvis er det mykje vatn i snøen.

Laurdag og søndag vert det observert ein del skredaktivitet i sørvendt terreng i fjella i indre strøk.

Det er nå lite snø igjen under 300 til 600 moh.

Mountain weather, 22.05.2022

1-5 mm precipitation. Precipitation as rain. Breeze from southeast. -2 °C to 7 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 23.05.2022

No precipitation. Breeze from southeast, changing to fresh breeze from the southeast during the evening. -2 °C to 9 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

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