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Snowy Mountains Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Fog and areas of severe frost early this morning. Slight chance of a snow shower about the alpine peaks later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of rain about the ranges, slight chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Medium chance of showers in the west in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers about the alpine peaks, medium chance elsewhere. Later tending to snow falling above 1500 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h.

Issued Thu 00:23 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 %
Possible shower
0 12 70% 1-5mm High W 4 90 SSW 13 60
2 4 60% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 9 91 W 13 83
Snow showers
-3 0 70% 1-5mm Severe NNW 33 85 WSW 28 72
-2 12 50% 1-5mm Severe NW 6 83 WSW 17 60
-2 3 70% 1-5mm Severe NNW 12 81 WSW 6 74
-3 0 70% 1-5mm Severe NNW 33 85 WSW 28 71
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