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Current natural hazards situation in Switzerland

Updated on: 22.01.2022, 06:26
Complex visual representation of the current natural hazards situation in Switzerland. The identical information is available in text form below.

Current warnings issued for Switzerland

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  • Forest fire: High danger, level 4

    Effective from: 19.01.2022
    Measures such as fire bans are imposed by the cantons. These measures may vary from canton to canton.
    0:Forestfire:4:ForestFire:1016,1010,1009,1017:
  • Forest fire: Considerable danger, level 3

    Effective from: 13.01.2022
    Measures such as fire bans are imposed by the cantons. These measures may vary from canton to canton.
    1:Forestfire:3:ForestFire:2101,2100,2102:
  • Avalanches: Moderate danger, level 2

    Validity: 21.01.2022, 17:00 - 22.01.2022, 18:00
    Wind slabs
    In all aspects above approximately 2000m.
    2:Avalanches:2:SLF:2134,2211,3224,2133,2132,5121,1247,5124,1246,1245,3222,1244,2212,3223,2123,2222,3114,2122,2221,5111,4243,5113,3111,5112,5211,3112,2124,2223,3113,3311:
  • Avalanches: Moderate danger, level 2

    Validity: 21.01.2022, 17:00 - 22.01.2022, 18:00
    Wind slabs
    In all aspects above approximately 2200m.
    3:Avalanches:2:SLF:4214,4215,7123,1228,7124,1227,5221,6112,7121,1226,6111,7122,1225,5223,6114,1224,4211,5222,6113,1223,7125,1222,4213,6115,7126,1232,1231,5232,5231,5234,5233,1234,1243,5122,6211,7221,5123,4114,5216,5215,7112,7113,4241,7231,4121,4242,7111,5212,4244,2224,5214,7114,7115:
  • Forest fire: Moderate danger, level 2

    Effective from: 19.01.2022
    Measures such as fire bans are imposed by the cantons. These measures may vary from canton to canton.
    4:Forestfire:2:ForestFire:1015,1013,1018,1014:
  • Avalanches: No or minor danger, level 1

    Validity: 21.01.2022, 17:00 - 22.01.2022, 18:00
    Wind slabs
    5:Avalanches:1:SLF:1221,2112,2111,8212,8213,8211,4212,8214,8215,1111,4225,2121,6121,7211,8224,8221,6122,8222,4221,1114,1312,4222,1113,1311,3211,4223,1112,1233,4224,1122,4115,1121,1242,4116,1241,2131,7222,8113,8114,8111,4231,8112,4111,4232,3221,4112,6212,4113,4122,1213,4123,1212,4124,1211,4125:

Fire ban activated

Information on the measures taken in the cantons can be found on the FOEN website.

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