Avalanche warning for region Vest-Telemark Sunday 05.12.2021

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger

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Be careful in areas with fresh wind deposited snow. Keep in mind that even small avalanches can have consequences if you fall into rocky terrain.

Avalanche problems

Wind drifted snow (slab 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

Snow cover (in Norwegian)

Det kom ca. 10 cm nysnø på fredag og lørdag, med vind fra Ø-SØ. Natt til tirsdag kom det opp til 35 cm nysnø i regionen. Fra før var det svært lite snø i regionen. Det er kun i leområder i høyfjellet man finner fast underliggende snø.

Det har blitt observert overflaterim flere steder i i regionen.

Mountain weather, 04.12.2021

3-6 mm precipitation. Precipitation as snow. Breeze from east. -10 °C to -7 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 05.12.2021

Little to no precipitation. Breeze from east. -16 °C to -8 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

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