Snowy Mountains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Friday 24 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight is moving east, while a slow-moving trough lies through central parts of the state. The high will move over the southern Tasman over the weekend and extend a ridge to the coast, bringing showers to the eastern seaboard of New South Wales over the weekend and into the new week.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon and evening. Areas of fog in the northeast later tonight. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Sun protection 9:30am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible late shower. Perisher Valley 20
Shower or two. Cooma 28
Sunny. Cabramurra 22
Wind easing. Partly cloudy. Thredbo Top Station 17
Possible shower. Jindabyne 26

Saturday 25 February

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

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

Sunday 26 February

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

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

Monday 27 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

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

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

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