Snowy Mountains Weather
Snowy Mountains Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1800 metres at first, lowering to 1600 metres later. Winds W/NW 35 to 65 km/h, reaching 80 km/h about the highest peaks, tending NW/SW 25 to 45 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon, possibly falling as snow above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or snow about the alpine peaks, tending medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of snow showers about the alpine peaks in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Snowy Mountains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-4||8||40%||< 1mm||Severe||WNW 10||83||WNW 17||52|
||-4||0||20%||1-5mm||Severe||W 14||80||W 18||79|
||-9||-5||20%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 7||100||WNW 12||100|
|Frost then sunny
||-5||9||40%||< 1mm||Severe||WNW 13||76||W 22||43|
||-9||-5||20%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 8||100||WNW 13||100|
||-9||-2||20%||1-5mm||Severe||NW 30||83||WNW 37||75|
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.