In the Carpathians, there is the avalanche hazard

30 December 2014 10:25  2688404 189349
In the Carpathians, there is the avalanche hazard

Yesterday in the highlands of the region, there was frosty weather, 15 - 18 ° C below zero, there was a little snow, on the highlands in the east of the region - up to 5 mm. In some places, there was fog. In the east, there was northwest wind of 2-5 m / s, in the west and the central part - western wind: during the day 12-18 with gusts up to 24 m / s, at night 6-8 m / s.   

As of December 30, 8:00, snow cover in the highlands of western and central parts is 10 - 20 cm, in the highlands of the eastern part, an uneven snow cover of 40 - 80 cm remains. 

During the day, frosty weather without precipitation is expected. Northwest wind 5-10 m / s. The temperature during the day will be 15-17 ° C below zero.

In the highlands of the eastern part of Transcarpathian region, snow cover on steep slopes is not stable and fixed enough, on the other slopes, it is well fixed.

Avalanches are possible at considerable additional loads, especially on steep slopes. Spontaneous avalanches are unlikely.

Source: karpatnews

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світлана  30/12/2014 2:11 pm

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