Avalanche warning for region Heiane Saturday 15.05.2021

Danger level 2 - Moderate avalanche danger

Published:

Be careful on steep slopes with soft and wet snow, a skier can trigger avalanches here. Keep distance to areas with glide-cracks

Avalanche problems

Wet snow (loose snow avalanches)

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

Glide avalanches

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

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)

Snøoverflaten er våt og myk etter flere dager uten gjenfrysing. Smeltingen går nå raskt og snødekket begynner å bli tynt i mange sørvendte heng. Rygger og rabber er ofte bare, men i leheng ligger det fortsatt mye snø.

Mountain weather, 14.05.2021

6 mm precipitation, up to 20 mm in the most exposed areas. Breeze from east. 4 °C to 12 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

Mountain weather, 15.05.2021

6 mm precipitation, up to 12 mm in the most exposed areas. Breeze from east. 3 °C to 9 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Avalanche danger scale Print this page
EAWS logo
NVE is a member of EAWS