Bureau of Meteorology Forecasts

Alpine Areas | NSW | VIC | TAS

Snowy Mountains Forecast

Issued: Sat Sep 23
A high pressure system over the northern Tasman Sea, in combination with a complex low pressure system south of the Bight, is drawing hot air into New South Wales from central Australia. Later today a cold front will move into southern and western districts, but will weaken over the northeast on Sunday, where conditions will remain very warm. Another front is expected to affect the region during Monday, but it's impact will be short-lived as a new high should be over the Tasman Sea by Wednesday, bringing a return to warm northerly winds.

Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the ranges late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges during this afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 30 to 50 km/h, reaching 60 to 80 km/h about the alpine peaks.
Chance of snow 1800m : 0%
1400m : 0%
1000m : 0%
Sun Sep 24
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible on the peaks. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 55 km/h in the morning then turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Chance of snow 1800m : 60%
1400m : 10%
1000m : 0%
Mon Sep 25
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely in the evening. Snow possible above 1500 metres lowering to 1200 metres at night. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h.
Chance of snow 1800m : 40%
1400m : 10%
1000m : 0%
Tue Sep 26
Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Chance of snow 1800m : 20%
1400m : Below 5%
1000m : 0%

Source: Bureau of Meteorology. Source id: IDN11032

Jane Bunn - Snow Forecast

Last Update: Fri 08:00am 22 Sep

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