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Predictions 8-12th May

Discussion in 'Alpine & Snow' started by POW_hungry, Apr 27, 2016.

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  1. gaz35

    gaz35 One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    think I heard Jane say snow down to 1300m on the News last night. Surprising?
     
  2. DiscoStuAU

    DiscoStuAU One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Yep, she did last night
     
  3. Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Looks a bit damp at CP check out the cams. That's a bit of water.
     
  4. davidg

    davidg Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Just saw that, creek is up!
     
  5. DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki One of them Ski Pass: Gold

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    Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

    Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the west, medium (50%) chance of showers in elsewhere. Snow falling above 1500 metres later in the day. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h turning westerly 35 to 55 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

    UV Alert from 10:40 am to 1:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

    Chance of snow
    50% at 1800m
    10% at 1400m
    0% at 1000m
    Wednesday 11 May
    Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

    Chance of snow
    70% at 1800m
    30% at 1400m
    0% at 1000m
    Thursday 12 May
    Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the alpine ranges in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 45 km/h, reaching up to 50 to 70km/h about the alpine peaks.

    Chance of snow
    20% at 1800m
    Below 5% at 1400m
    0% at 1000m
    Friday 13 May
    Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h, reaching up to 50 to 65km/h about the alpine peaks early, decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly and light during the evening.

    Chance of snow
    Below 5% at 1800m
    0% at 1400m
    0% at 1000m
     
  6. woggybot

    woggybot One of Us

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    Looking at sat pics, cold air looks to arrive later this arvo.

    Will need it, still surprisingly warm both in Sydney and up on the NSW mtns
     
  7. Seafm

    Seafm Too far from the snow Ski Pass: Gold

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    Compliments of Frog.
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  8. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    FIFY
     
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  9. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    Stay on topic.
     
  10. cookieman

    cookieman One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    I predict that with the little snow we will receive overnight ,the ski resorts media marketing will be in overdrive spruiking the start of a fabulous snow season. Maybe a pic of kids throwing a snowball ?
     
  11. Chowder11

    Chowder11 Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Will be the air shot falling snowflakes or snow on a tree.
    None will have the bare slopes in the photo
     
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  12. FourSquare04

    FourSquare04 A Local

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    Snow who?
     
  13. benchives

    benchives I forgot how to ski Ski Pass: Gold

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    All signs point to a bumper season
     
  14. rocketboy

    rocketboy One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    like 2013 ...

    there'll be good weeks and ....
     
  15. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    add "dump" "winter wonderland"
     
  16. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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  17. Nidecker

    Nidecker One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    MetEye showing snow at Thredbo/Charlottes through to 7pm today
     
  18. Vermillion

    Vermillion Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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