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Current Warnings

Snowy Mountains Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of snow showers about the ranges, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of frost in the north in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow about the alpine peaks, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then tending W/SW in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Tue 16:30 EST

Snowy Mountains Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Snow tending to rain
-1 7 80% < 1mm Severe WSW 21 90 W 23 72
-3 1 40% < 1mm Severe WNW 16 88 W 14 83
Snowfalls clearing
-8 -3 40% < 1mm Severe WSW 11 100 WNW 10 100
-3 9 40% < 1mm Severe WSW 23 84 SW 25 50
Snowfalls clearing
-8 -3 40% < 1mm Severe WSW 12 100 W 11 100
-7 -2 40% < 1mm Severe WNW 34 86 WNW 36 83
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Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

16:28 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Wintery nights in NSW

15:42 EST

Winter isn't over as yet! New South Wales just shivered through an unusually cold night.