Avalanch alert



Warning for HIGH avalanch risk
Update according to evaluations made in Longyearbyen tuesday morning.

On tuesday 21.February a HIGH risk for avalanch- danger grade 4- on Svalbard (region Nordenskioldland)


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Access to the evacuated houses Thursday and Friday

There will be access to the evacuated houses for the collection of personal belongings and other items today, Wednesday, and Friday between 15.00 and 18.00 hrs.

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Access to the evacuated houses Wednesday

There will be access to the evacuated houses for the collection of personal belongings and other items today, Wednesday, between 15.00 and 18.00 hrs.

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Access to the evacuated houses Tuesday

There will be access to the evacuated houses for the collection of personal belongings and other items today, Tuesday, between 15.00 and 18.00 hrs.

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Access to the evacuated houses

There will be access to the evacuated houses for the collection of personal belongings and other items today, Monday, between 14.00 and 18.00 hrs.

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Access to the evacuated houses

There will be access to the evacuated houses for the collection of personal belongings and other items today, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 15.00 and 18.00 hrs, if the weather situation do not changes. It will also be possible to collect items at a later stage. The time for this will be announced.

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The road is opened

The Governor opens the road and the ski track between the old museum and Huset. - The decision is taken in consultation with avalanche experts at NVE, Police Chief Superintendent Ole Jakob Malmo says.

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Lifts the evacuation of Gruvelageret

The Governor lifts the evacuation of Gruvelageret and opens the road between Huset and Gruvelageret. Huset and Gruvelageret will at this be open as normal. The road and the ski track between the old museum and Huset are closed until further notice.

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Access to the evacuated houses

There will be access to the evacuated houses for the collection of personal belongings and other items today, Sunday 12 March, between 13.00 and 18.00 Hrs. It will also be possible to collect items at a later stage. The time for this will be announced.

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Evacuation is maintained

The Governor maintains the evacuation of Gruvelageret until Sunday. Huset will be open for pre booked groups. The road between the old museum and Gruvelagret in Sverdrupbyen is closed.

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Evacuating Gruvelageret

Due to the high risk of avalanches, it is decided to evacuate Gruvelageret until Sunday. Huset will be temporarily closed for arrangements and visits. The road between the old museum, Huset and Gruvelagret in Sverdrupsbyen is closed.

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