Australia ACCESS Regional C-Haines Index +48 hour Chart
About ACCESS Regional
Australian Community Climate and Earth-System Simulator (ACCESS). Based upon the UK Met Office Unified Model system. ACCESS R is the regional numerical forecast model operated by the BoM. It is run twice daily (00Z and 12Z) and provides forecast data out to 72 hours with a horizontal resolution of 37.5km and 50 vertical layers.
Snow has fallen in the upper Blue Mountains and parts of the NSW Central Tablelands, where a cold trough has been moving through the region.
Sydney's run of cold weather has continued today but when can we expect it to warm up? Considering last autumn was the warmest on record the past few wintry days have been a shock to the system for many.
Two weeks into the official snow season and the Snowy Mountains have finally had a decent dusting.