Avalanche warning for region Finnmarkskysten Monday 17.05.2021

Danger level 2 - Moderate avalanche danger


Conditions for wet avalanches. Be careful in wet and soaking snowpack.

Avalanche problems

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

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


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)

Varmen dei siste dagane har påvirka og omdanna mykje av snødekket. Lågt i fjellet er snøen grovkorna, høgare til fjells er snøen meir lagdelt og finkorna.

Kantkornlag er varmepåvirka og er gradvis i ferd med å forsvinne.

Mountain weather, 16.05.2021

4 mm precipitation, up to 9 mm in the most exposed areas. Breeze from east. -4 °C to 0 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 17.05.2021

0-3 mm precipitation. Breeze from southeast. -2 °C to 5 °C at 700 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

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