Thredbo Snow Cams
144 guns were pumping last night to get that start of the week riding looking good. Cover will be firm this morning and ideal for some early laps on the fresh groomers.
Thredbo Road Report
|Cruiser Express Quad Chair|
|Easy Does It Quad Chair|
|Easy Rider T-Bar|
|Gunbarrel Express Quad Chair|
|Merritts Double Chair|
|Snowgums Double Chair|
|Syd's Snow Runner|
|Feels like -7.7°C|
|Rain since 9am||0.0mm|
Snowy Mountains for Monday
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Patches of morning frost about the ranges. Light winds.
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