Snowy Mountains Forecast

No warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Sunday 29 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is centred over the western Tasman Sea and is extending a ridge across New South Wales. A trough of low pressure is expected to develop over the north of the state on Monday and in combination with an upper level trough, unsettled weather should return to the northeastern half from Monday, before contracting to the far northeast on Wednesday. The next frontal system is expected to move through southern parts of the state on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Light winds.

Monday 30 March

Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the southeast in the early morning. Patches of light frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

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

UV Alert from 10:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Perisher Valley 1 15
Light early frost. Cooma 4 24
Mostly sunny. Cabramurra 5 16
Sunny. Thredbo Top Station 1 13
Light early frost. Sunny. Jindabyne 4 21

Tuesday 31 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending northerly in the late evening.

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

Wednesday 1 April

Mostly sunny. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

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

Thursday 2 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

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

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

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