Avalanche bulletin

Avalanche conditions

The snow in the mountains has subsided and is isothermal in many areas. In the SE and E a considerable amount of rain is forecasted for the next days. Where the snow is isothermal it is considered mostly stable, however, if the rain will be heavy, wet snow or slush avalanches might fall in some gullies. NE snow storm in the Westfjords on Sunday, and some snow shower might also be in the North. 
Written by a specialist at 14 Dec 17:28 GMT

Avalanche bulletins for selected areas

The avalanche bulletin is at a regional scale. It does not necessarily represent avalanche danger in urban areas.

Weather forecast in terms of avalanche danger

The forecast is on rain in the SE and E during the net days. Dryer in other areas, however, NE snow storm is in the forcast for Westfjords on Sunday.
Written by a specialist at 14 Dec 17:30 GMT

Avalanche Danger Scale

Very high


About the bulletin

IMO issues an avalanche bulletin Monday, Wedenesday and Friday at 16:00 GMT for three selected areas.

Safe backcountry travel requires training and experience. You control your own risk by choosing where, when and how you travel.


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