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Snowy Mountains Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Areas of morning fog about the ranges. Slight (20%) chance of a snow shower about the alpine peaks, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then tending W/NW 30 to 45 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (70%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h.

Issued Wed 05:15 EST

Snowy Mountains Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Fog then sunny
0 11 70% < 1mm High NW 8 92 WSW 11 66
Snow
0 3 40% 1-5mm High WNW 20 98 WNW 14 90
Mostly sunny
-4 0 50% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Possible shower
-1 11 50% < 1mm Severe NW 9 83 WNW 16 58
Snow
-2 2 50% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Snow
-2 0 50% < 1mm Severe NNW 24 96 NW 25 90
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