Snowy Mountains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Friday 27 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough over far northeastern New South Wales will weaken during Saturday as a cold front approaches from the west. The front will cross the state during Sunday and a weak high pressure ridge will develop in its wake. On Tuesday another trough is expected to extend across the state.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Saturday 28 February

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

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

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Perisher Valley 6 21
Partly cloudy. Cooma 13 29
Partly cloudy. Cabramurra 12 22
Partly cloudy. Thredbo Top Station 6 18
Partly cloudy. Jindabyne 11 26

Sunday 1 March

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and early evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

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

Monday 2 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds.

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

Tuesday 3 March

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending northeast to southeasterly during the afternoon.

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

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Saturday.

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