Snowy Mountains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Friday 3 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A cold front moves away to the east this morning as a high pressure system over western Victoria slowly moves over New South Wales this weekend promoting cold, frosty nights and dry, mostly sunny days. A weak front may affect southern NSW early in the new week.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Patchy fog early this morning. Areas of severe morning frost. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to northwesterly in the morning.

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

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Perisher Valley 4
Morning fog and severe frost. Cooma 9
Mostly sunny. Cabramurra 4
Partly cloudy. Thredbo Top Station 1
Severe morning frost. Jindabyne 8

Saturday 4 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of severe frost and patchy fog in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

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

Sunday 5 July

Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

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

Monday 6 July

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks and the western ranges, possibly falling as snow showers above 1300 metres. slight (20%) chance remainder in the south near Victorian border. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Chance of snow
40% at 1800m
20% at 1400m
0% at 1000m

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

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