Avalanche warning for region Ofoten Sunday 29.05.2022

Danger level 1 - Low avalanche danger

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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)

Avalanches may release spontaneously 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)

Etter flere dager med mildvær til fjelltopphøyde og fravær av nattefrost består snøoverflaten stort sett av våt eller fuktig smelteomvandlet snø. I lavlandet har det smeltet bort mye snø siste uken. I høyden er det fortsatt mer snø enn normalt.

Mountain weather, 28.05.2022

4-6 mm precipitation. Rain up to 1200 m a.s.l Saturday night. Fresh breeze from northwest, changing to fresh breeze from the southeast during the evening. -2 °C to 4 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Cloudy.

Mountain weather, 29.05.2022

Little to no precipitation. Fresh breeze from east. -1 °C to 8 °C at 1100 m a.s.l. Partly cloudy.

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