Avalanche bulletin - Tröllaskagi

  • Thu Apr 18

    Moderate danger
  • Fri Apr 19

    Moderate danger
  • Sat Apr 20

    Moderate danger

The snow has subsided in warm weather, however, snow may still be unstable in some areas in steep slopes in upper part of mountains.

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

Avalanche problems in the area

Wet, loose avalanches may be expected, e.g. in steep S-facing slopes. Cornice collapse possible.

Snow layers and snow cover

The snow has subsided rapidly in warm weather and it has become wet all the way to mountain tops. Some remains of weak layers still exist in upper part of mountains, but the snow is homogeneous in lower parts, especially close to the sea.

Recent avalanches

During the weekend April 12-14, wet loose avalanches fell in the area and some of them triggered small slab avalanches.

Weather forecast

Southerly winds and continound mild weather. Little precipitation, however, it might rain a little for short periods.

Forecast made: 17 Apr 15:22 GMT. Valid until: 20 Apr 21:00 GMT.

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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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