Avalanche bulletin - Tröllaskagi

  • Thu Apr 22

    Moderate danger
  • Fri Apr 23

    Moderate danger
  • Sat Apr 24

    Moderate danger

The older snow is considered rather stable, however, old, unstable windslabs may be found in mountaintops inland. A little new snow has been added on top of the old one.

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

Avalanche problems in the area

Older windslabs may still be found in isolated areas in mountaintops inland. New windslabs may be found in easterly aspects.

The snow becomes wet in warm weather, especially on Friday and Saturday.

Snow layers and snow cover

The snow got wet and subsided in warm weather. Since then the weather has cooled down and the old snow should be rather stable in most places. Old, unstable windslabs may, however, still be found in isolated places, especially in highest mountaintops inland. Fresh snow will be added in snow showers, and then the weather will become warmer again. Small avalanches may release in the fresh snow.

Recent avalanches

No recent avalanches reported.

Weather forecast

Some precipitation in the forecast in westerly and then calm winds on Thursday. Rain in the lowland but snowfall in mountains. Little precipitation on Friday and Saturday and warming weather.

Forecast made: 21 Apr 18:50 GMT. Valid until: 23 Apr 19:00 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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