SPECIAL WEATHER CONDITIONS CAUSING AVALANCHES

EKSTREME VAERSITUASJONER SOM FOERER TIL SKRED

This report deals with the relationship between avalanches and particular weather situations. Most types of avalanches are described; snow avalanche, slush avalanche, rockfalls, rockslides and slides of loose deposits. For the different types of avalanches a summary of the experiences gained is given. Examples of different weather conditions which have resulted in avalanches are also given.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Norwegian Geotechnical Institute

    P.O. Box 40 Tasen
    Oslo 8,   Norway 
  • Authors:
    • Bakkehoei, S
  • Publication Date: 1979-6-22

Language

  • Norwegian

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 20 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00316361
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Norwegian Road Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NGI Rpt 58302-16 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM