There is lavinfara in several places in the north of Sweden during the first week of winter sports holidays. In the southern Mountains is estimated the risk of avalanches as large – a four on the five-point scale. It means that all stay in the lavinterräng avrådes and to both spontaneous and human-triggered avalanches are likely.
”Very dangerous conditions prevail. There have been several major avalanches in the area,” writes the environmental protection agency on the site lavinprognoser.see.
includes among other things the ski areas of Kittelfjäll and Saxnäs, popular among topptursåkare and snöskoterförare. Lavinfaran depends on the wind and drevsnö collected along with the slopes.
Significant lavinrisk is also in three other areas – Abisko/Riskgränsfjällen, Western Härjedalsfjällen and South of the mountains of jämtland, where Åre included. Avalanches have been observed on the Border, writes the Swedish environmental protection agency.
sportlovsvädret there are big chances to solar in the whole country for the students in Halland, Jönköping and Västra Gotland county that are free this week.
– tomorrow, Wednesday, passing a snowfall over large parts of the country, but then ruptures it up again, at least in Götaland and Svealand, " says Jon Jörpeland, meteorologist at SMHI.
In the mountains there can be a lot of flurries. It will also breathe heavily in their direction, but the variations are large. During Tuesday's class 1-warnings for very strong winds with precipitation issued in the jämtland mountains and Northern Mountains.
it is not possible to say if any particular ski resort will get extra good weather, but in many places, is expected to sun.
later in the week the get the southern and central parts of the country, most break with at times plenty of sun, but also alternately cloud. Tuesday is cold, but during the next move milder air over Sweden.
– It is much warmer than normal for the season. Normally be around zero, but now we will be up in the 4-5 ° c in southern Sweden and during the night it can remain around 3-4 which is warmer than normal.
" Hard to say for the moment, we are still early in the season. The meteorological spring is set no earlier than February 15, but then we need seven days in a row with the temperature above zero and then it will be no earlier than 22 February.
According to the SMHI usually spring will come to Malmö in the end of February. In Stockholm it takes usually until the middle of march and in Kiruna, sweden tends to be our first forward may.
– Because it will be mild in the week, it will probably feel like spring at quite many places, even far up in the country, " says Jon Jörpeland.
issue the Swedish meteorological and hydrological institute on Tuesday, warning of the risk of fire. This is because the air is dry and that fjolårsgräset becomes flammable, regardless of whether the ground is damp.
– It is not unusual that the first gränsbrandsriskerna will like this years. There you have to consider if, for example, to grill is to make sure to not be in the vicinity of the blades of grass that are sticking up for then it is very easy to spread.