Predictions July 11-16th #Snownami

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  1. 7wombathead

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    Slow accumulators are fine in June and July especially as there was no base at all this time last week. Although the Main Range looks good from the Cams at 15 to 30 cm per day. Frothing to get up there when it CLEARS.

    I wonder about later tonight? Thredbo AWS is -5 now and this looks prefrontal. Will it make the ALPS.

    Wonder if Access R will update the prognosis in the next wee bit.



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  2. Wardy

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    Thredbo. Merrits restaurant ish
     
  3. Donza

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    oh man... they should get 10-20 tonight alone easy.
    let alone over next few days.
    sou east snow is Thredbo bread and butter.
     
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    Sat pic or model ?
     
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    Steady Supply Orographic Snow over 24hrs definitely means 20 CM IMO. Than more after that.

    I am looking for a CLEAR window now.

    Might hit it up Saturday for a night or two (Back Country Tribe where are you)

    DURATION
     
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  9. Stephen James Allen

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    Latest AXS and GFS looking consistently sexy for some reasonable falls Wednesday and Thursday. Possibly 15-20 cm both days.
     
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    IMO 35cm between now and Friday arvo for Thredbo / Perisher
     
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  12. gettingtooold

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    Interesting looking at the BOM forecasting E/NE wind for Hotham and Falls tomorrow. In 2000 heavy falls happened after a similar pattern went over the alps in NSW, produced nothing in Vic but the tail had a massive sting after passing and picking up cold air from the wrong direction and seriously dumped. (Only time I've seen it happen from that direction)
     
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    Axs.r . Wow for the south coast.
     
  14. Donza

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    Robertson... mossvale might be a chance... BMs very good
     
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    Melbourne forecast for tomorrow

    4 - 11C

    Melbourne area
    Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the northwest suburbs. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
     
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    snow on Pidgeon House
     
  17. Stephen James Allen

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    There's a good shute at the back of Pigeon House, rode it in 2000...
     
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  18. Stephen James Allen

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    Friday is now also looking sexy...
     
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    More thundersnow forecast for NSW Wednesday. The new meteorological phenomenon.
     
  20. melty68

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    At the pub after work at cronulla sydney ..we recken over 200cms by early august at thredbo pb and guthega.
     
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    I recall a bloody cold night spent out at Mt Tarn in the Budawangs back in the early 1980's, got a nice little dusting of white.
     
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    Sassafras on the Nerriga Road got a dump on Sunday nite. Was plenty left on Monday around 1pm when we drove through with lots of snow play happening along the road. The last snow I saw at Sassafras was in mid Sept 2012 when all those wandering cold pools were doing crazy stuff.

    If Robertson gets a brush it might be visible on the escarpment tomorrow morning from Dapto.

    Does Saddleback Mt at Kiama ever get a dusting?
     
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    So ridiculous :)
     
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    I love thundersnow.
     
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    Not sure abt Saddlebk, probably wld; do recall Bulli tops receiving snow one year long ago, not sure which year.
     
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    Axs-r looking much sexier tonight. Love it. :woohoo:

    Looks to be dropping more moisture on NSW Resorts though. IMO. Sorry Vicco's. :(

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    Antarctic thunder snow vortex , we are all gonna die :evil::evil::evil:
     
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    Sorry you are in trouble with CC .. Baw Baw Bear but at least we can predict more snow for Baw Baw over the next few hours :woohoo:
     
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    ABC News saying maybe 20 cm for NSW CT's tommorow night / Thursday.
     
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  33. Donza

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    No shock when you look at axs-r
    tramtrack moisture into a 900 metre freezing level
    D's drive early thursday is looking , um interesting
     
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    You can draw a line from the gong to the blue mountains.
    If moisture comes over the gong, and the soundings are say sub 24 26 ish and -2 at 850... BMs will get wet snow

    its a classic sou sou east weather system
     
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    Ive been up Saddleback when it's been sleeting.
     
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    I grew up in Kiama and never heard of snow on saddleback
     
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  37. Ralph_implement

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    It's too low I would have thought.
     
  38. Donza

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    Its just shy of 700 metres.
    Height would be no worries.
    Just the type of weather system.
    I've seen snow down that low on Mac pass.
     
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    Never knew it was that high! Was guessing about 400.....wroooong!
     
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    Tho this will do if it holds.

     
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    edit : Sorry Claude if this should be in Predictions too !

    So follow the same track we observed it push up from out of the South West.
    Synoptics show it drifting east , it does separate on the charts.
    Be interested to hear your theory but I guess over to Predictions for that.
     
  42. Donza

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    yeah , I think whats rotating the moisture right now is a upper level system. with super cold cold pool..
    whereas , the low that forms off the coast of NSW looks to come from a trough - separate to the cold pool
     
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  43. Donza

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    You can see it on the 27 hour 500hpa AXS-R chart.
    There are two lows...
     
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    Todays BOM 4 dayer

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  45. nfip

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    Yep , got it.
    The realtively warm water triggers would make sense.
     
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    Donza reckon that low deliver any rain to the NSW resorts?
     
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    no rain, snow level of 1000
     
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    PV gauge must be frozen, snowing most of the afternoon and it is stuck on 0.8mm
     
  49. carvin

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    That's an obs. not a prediction, but I don't think it is frozen. IMO, a couple of brief showers, but mostly so light hardly registering. People have been saying that every day this week, but it has been on the money each day. Unfortunately, as much as we will it otherwise, the dumps just haven't been setting in for prolonged periods the last few days.
     
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    I dont think rain is a danger..pretty cold....should end up a good season.