Australian Alps: Snowy Mountains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Friday 24 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea is maintaining a ridge towards the northern New South Wales coast, while a broad trough of low pressure lies near western border of New South Wales. The trough is expected to move very slowly eastward through western districts during today and the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Light winds.

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

Saturday 25 November

Sunny morning. High (70%) chance of showers from the late morning to the early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds.

Sun protection 8:30am to 4:50pm, 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
Showers. Likely storm developing. Perisher Valley 6 20
Shower or two. Possible storm. Cooma 10 28
Afternoon showers or storm. Cabramurra 11 21
Showers. Likely storm developing. Thredbo Top Station 6 17
Showers. Likely storm developing. Jindabyne 11 25

Sunday 26 November

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.

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

Monday 27 November

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

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

Tuesday 28 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

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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