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Mt Hotham today

The storm has cleared and we are in for a Super Saturday! There was another 10 cm of cold snow in the last 24 hrs however most of that came through the day yesterday, with just a few cm's falling since the lifts closed. The sky is mostly clear, the temperature is a chilly minus 7 and the wind has swung around to a strong southerly. The snow is super dry and the groomers are looking about as good as they get in the protected areas this morning.

Snow condition Fresh
Snow cover Excellent
Surface -
Last snow 10cm

Mt Hotham Road Report

Road Condition: Snow on the Road; Harrietville Approach: Open - fitting chains to 2WD vehicles; Omeo Approach: Open - fitting chains to 2WD vehicles

Lift Report

Big D Express
Blue Ribbon
Dinner Plain
Heavenly Valley
Lower Playground
Road Runner
The Drift
The Orchard
The Summit
The Village
Upper Playground
Stand by

Mt Hotham Now

Temperature now -6.2°C
Feels like -6.2°C
Rain since 9am -
Wind Calm
Gust 2km/h
Dew point n/a
Humidity -

Weather Today

-8.0°C -1.0°C Frost then sunny

North East for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the north early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Slight chance of a shower in the south, falling as snow above 600 metres this morning. Possible hail with the showers. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and severe frost in the morning. Light winds.

Chance 70%
Amount 1-5mm
9am SSE 8km/h
3pm N 10km/h
Rise 06:51 EST
Set 17:40 EST

Weather Forecast

Likely snow Min Max
Sunday Nil -8.0°C -1.0°C
Monday 2-5cm -6.0°C -4.0°C
Tuesday <2cm -6.0°C 1.0°C
Wednesday <2cm -4.0°C 1.0°C
Thursday <2cm -5.0°C 1.0°C
Friday Nil -6.0°C 3.0°C
Saturday <2cm -4.0°C 2.0°C
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