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Snowy Mountains Weather

Wed 04:27 EST
Current Warnings

Snowy Mountains Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers about the alpine peaks, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W/NW 35 to 50 km/h, reaching 60-65 km/h on higher ground during the morning, turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Fog and areas of frost in the early morning, locally severe. High chance of showers about the alpine peaks, slight chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 15 to 25 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 25 to 35 km/h tending W during the morning then becoming light during the 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 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 19:15 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 Slight WNW 24 74 W 32 61
2 2 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 22 98 WNW 24 100
Windy with snow
-3 -2 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 44 89 WNW 37 87
0 12 40% < 1mm High WNW 23 69 W 37 54
Windy with snow
-1 1 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 26 85 WNW 18 89
Windy with snow
-1 -1 90% 1-5mm Severe NW 43 89 WNW 37 87
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