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Snowy Mountains Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far south in the late afternoon/early evening, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Showers falling as snow above about 900 metres. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Areas of severe morning frost. Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW in the morning.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of severe frost and patchy fog in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Sunday Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks and the western ranges, possibly falling as snow showers above 1300 metres. slight (20%) chance remainder in the south near Victorian border. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Thu 16:31 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 %
Late shower
-4 12 60% < 1mm Severe NW 10 97 WNW 12 59
-2 4 40% 1-5mm Severe NW 15 81 NW 15 78
Snow developing
-4 2 40% 1-5mm Severe NW 8 100 WNW 10 95
Frost then sunny
-5 11 30% < 1mm Severe NW 12 89 WNW 20 50
Snow developing
-4 2 40% 1-5mm Severe NW 9 100 WNW 11 95
-5 1 40% 1-5mm Severe NW 24 64 NNW 22 72
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