Avalanche warning for region Svartisen Saturday 28.05.2022

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger


Generally stable conditions, but 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)

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)

Etter flere dager med mildvær til fjelltopphøyde og fravær av nattefrost består snøoverflaten stort sett av våt eller fuktig smelteomvandlet snø. De siste dagene har det smeltet mye, og under 300 - 600 moh. kan det være bart. Det er fortsatt mer snø enn normalt i fjellet.

Mountain weather, 27.05.2022

2-4 mm precipitation. Precipitation as rain. Calm/light breeze from southeast, changing to fresh breeze from the northwest during the afternoon. 0 °C to 4 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 28.05.2022

4-6 mm precipitation. Rain up to 1400 m a.s.l Saturday night. Fresh breeze from northwest, changing to calm/light breeze from the northwest during the afternoon. -1 °C to 4 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

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