Lake Mountain today
Fair skiing on a fair cover of soft wet snow on ungroomed trails.
|Snow condition||Soft, wet snow|
Lake Mountain Road Report
Open and Clear
|Lift reports unavailable|
Lake Mountain Now
|Feels like 10.6°C|
|Rain since 9am||0.0mm|
North East for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then shifting W/SW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 35. Severe.
South-east Queensland residents are being urged to prepare their families and homes for four days of possible thunderstorms beginning this Friday.
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