Snowy Mountains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Sunday 26 April 2015.

Weather Situation

A strong high pressure system southwest of the Bight is slowly moving east extending a ridge to northeastern New South Wales. The high will be the dominant synoptic feature over the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Fire Danger
Monaro Alpine: Low-Moderate
Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate
Southern Slopes: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:00 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Chance of snow
20% at 1800m
Below 5% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible morning shower. Perisher Valley 6
Wind easing. Cloudy. Cooma 13
Cloudy. Cabramurra 8
Possible morning snow shower. Thredbo Top Station 3
Possible morning shower. Jindabyne 11

Monday 27 April

Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the north. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming south to southwesterly and light in the evening.

Chance of snow
20% at 1800m
Below 5% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

Tuesday 28 April

Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Chance of snow
10% at 1800m
Below 5% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

Wednesday 29 April

Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Light winds.

Chance of snow
10% at 1800m
0% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Sunday.

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