Use a face mask
The Governor's Office reopens for services relating to traffic, visas and weapons. Appointments must be made by calling phone no 79024300. The switchboard is open from 09.00 to 15.00. It is mandatory to use a face mask.
Allows driving in snowscooter-free area
Due to the great risk of avalanches, the Governor allows snowmobile driving from Reindalen through Tverrdalen and Bolterdalen until Monday night.
Update avalanche from Hiorthfjellet
The Governor has investigated the avalanche area. There is no indication that anyone was taken by the avalanche. It is not reported that anyone is missing. It looks like the avalanche is naturally triggered.
Large avalanche from Hiorthfjellet
There has been a large avalanche in the mountainside from Sneheim in Hiorthfjellet. The avalanche has passed through the scooter trail to Linken and down towards the cabins. The Governor investigates the area with scooter patrols and helicopter. We ask people not to visit the area.
Large cornices can fall down – evacuates Nybyen until further notice
Based on assessments from Skred AS and NVE, the Governor has decided to evacuate the buildings on the upper side of the road in Nybyen until further notice. The evacuation must be completed by 18.00 on Friday. At the same time, a ban on residence and traffic will be introduced in the area.