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Wed 04:38 EST
Current Warnings

Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres at first, then above 1300 metres later in the day. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 12. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog and frost. High (70%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1700 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming W/SW and light during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Wed 05:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
5 12 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
6 10 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Windy with snow
-3 1 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 24 94 W 22 99
Clearing shower
2 9 90% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Showers easing
5 12 90% < 1mm Slight WNW 22 98 W 22 76
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