Snowy Mountains Weather
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.
Snowy Mountains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|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|
||-8||-3||40%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 11||100||WNW 10||100|
||-3||9||40%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 23||84||SW 25||50|
||-8||-3||40%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 12||100||W 11||100|
||-7||-2||40%||< 1mm||Severe||WNW 34||86||WNW 36||83|
Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator
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.
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.
Winter isn't over as yet! New South Wales just shivered through an unusually cold night.