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Predictions 10th-15th July - The Long Shot

Discussion in 'Alpine & Snow' started by POW_hungry, Jun 30, 2019.

  1. graco

    graco Hard Yards

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    Most models showing nice accumulations for later this arvo/overnight for the Snowy Mountains, first image is accumulations from Access-C and second image a satellite pic showing a large area of snow cover
     
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  2. POW_hungry

    POW_hungry Part of the Furniture Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Yeah, IMO Badja would need a pretty special system to pick-up much in a Westerly, given it's in the lee of the MR.
    Better chance tonight when we see that Westerly shift to Sou-West.
    I suspect it'l be negligible accumulations though.
     
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  3. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Mister Tee on XC Skis A Local Ski Pass: Silver

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    Mt. Stirling is looking a bit too good for Monday July 14/7/19. I am going there tomorrow and will report back.
     
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  4. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    I just caught up with a mate who was there yesteday, said it was nice and fresh but still pretty shrubby, he managed to ride Stanley bowl though. But with last night and tonight’s snow I think you will have a good time tomorrow, look forward to the report :thumbs:
     
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  5. POW_hungry

    POW_hungry Part of the Furniture Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    I think temps will start to get a little marginal for Buller in the next 2 hours IMO.
    Especially with that Westerly coming into play.
     
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    POW_hungry Part of the Furniture Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    AXS has been particularly bullish in recent days. Even to the point of overstating IMO.
    WRF, however, has been doing well. here's how it looks for today/tonight:
     
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  7. doogasnow

    doogasnow One of Us

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    Spot on pow, looking at Baw Baw obs and there starting to cop the frontal band now and there temp is slowly creeping up currently at -0.7c. It won’t want to head much higher. IMO

    It’s a strange front this one as even here at home the temp dropped a little when the first band came through a couple of hours ago and then strangely the more rain we received it started to rise again?
    So the actual front must sit a little more south than than that first rain band.
     
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  8. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Mister Tee on XC Skis A Local Ski Pass: Silver

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    We will stay on the lower trails to stay out of the wind .
     
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