Avalanche warning for region Svartisen Wednesday 18.05.2022

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger


Generally stable conditions, but danger of wet avalanches in sun-exposed mountainsides.

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)


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)

Snødekket er stort sett smelteomvandlet og vått opp til 800 - 1000 moh etter lengre perioder med mildvær og regn. Høyt til fjells er det fortsatt litt tørr snø.

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

Mountain weather, 17.05.2022

2-4 mm precipitation. Rain up to 800 m a.s.l during the evening. Breeze from west. -10 °C to 0 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

Mountain weather, 18.05.2022

Little to no precipitation. Breeze from west. -3 °C to 3 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

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