1. SPECIAL NOTE TO NEW REGISTRATIONS

    If you recently registered and have not received a confirmation email - please check your 'Spam or Junk' folders. Especially if your email is Hotmail. More help with confirmation issues

    NOTE: This notice may be closed.

    Dismiss Notice

Observations Observations 7th to 15th July

Discussion in 'Alpine & Southern' started by Donzah, Jul 7, 2019.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. SnowBound

    SnowBound One of Us

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2007
    Messages:
    1,430
    Likes Received:
    1,501
    Location:
    Northern Beaches, Sydney
    The South Pole:

    "Fire in the hole"

    South East Australia:

     
    nfip, piolet, Jarryboy and 2 others like this.
  2. MHzMe

    MHzMe Addicted

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2001
    Messages:
    280
    Likes Received:
    111
    Location:
    Marouka Lodge
    Finally got full white coverage on the deck at the Marouka Ski Club (Davenport area, Mt Hotham).
    It is trying to snow, but it is really light.
     
  3. willsnow

    willsnow Addicted Ski Pass: Silver

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2017
    Messages:
    166
    Likes Received:
    201


    I observe a lone skier skiing LBS at 4:59:41 PM. This skier has 19 seconds to make it to bottom of Wombat which closes at 5 PM.

    Oh, it's snowing there too
     
    Rabid K9, POW_hungry, piolet and 5 others like this.
  4. Jellybeans

    Jellybeans Walking on a cloud Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2015
    Messages:
    8,451
    Likes Received:
    10,104
    Location:
    Box Hill, Vic.
    Moar fromBuller village:

    Bootprints filling in
     
    AJS, blueandwhite, POW_hungry and 5 others like this.
  5. Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2004
    Messages:
    21,727
    Likes Received:
    14,153
    Location:
    Dubbo NSW


    like the look of this moisture conveyor.
     
    nfip, bywong_yuki, Jacko4650 and 9 others like this.
  6. almontyrat

    almontyrat One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2005
    Messages:
    916
    Likes Received:
    703
    Location:
    Wesley Vale, Tasmania
    Straw at Fall Creek
    [​IMG]
     
    Karicta and DiscoStuAU like this.
  7. jonathanc

    jonathanc One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2014
    Messages:
    1,374
    Likes Received:
    1,669
    Great image - where's it from?
     
  8. Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2004
    Messages:
    21,727
    Likes Received:
    14,153
    Location:
    Dubbo NSW
    Its the enhanced infrared satpic from the "Layers" part of weatherzone. I think its only available if you pay the $60/yr fee.
     
    jonathanc and nfip like this.
  9. Karicta

    Karicta A Local Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2011
    Messages:
    6,022
    Likes Received:
    4,001
    [​IMG]

    Here we go
    Here we go
    Here we go
     
    Chaeron, DiscoStuAU, woggybot and 2 others like this.
  10. Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy One of Us

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2015
    Messages:
    1,559
    Likes Received:
    2,112
    Location:
    Tooma , NSW
    A lot to like about the incoming
     
    nfip and piolet like this.
  11. Undies

    Undies Pizza! Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    May 15, 2002
    Messages:
    19,422
    Likes Received:
    11,215
    Location:
    Top drawer
    Yikes. Best batten down the eastern hatches in a couple of days.
     
  12. Donzah

    Donzah Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2017
    Messages:
    29,766
    Likes Received:
    25,293
    Location:
    woonona
    Fist of fury
     
    Rabid K9 likes this.
  13. Ret-ro

    Ret-ro One of Us

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2017
    Messages:
    792
    Likes Received:
    626
    Ye
    s we should thank the large slow moving high for the gradient. Well done Mr High
     
  14. Zimbooo

    Zimbooo One of Us

    Joined:
    Nov 20, 2017
    Messages:
    2,183
    Likes Received:
    2,441
    or.........Argentinian hand of god.
     
    Ted Harper likes this.
  15. Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy One of Us

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2015
    Messages:
    1,559
    Likes Received:
    2,112
    Location:
    Tooma , NSW
    just waiting for the official go button to appear , we have one of these though which is almost as good
     
    piolet likes this.
  16. Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2004
    Messages:
    21,727
    Likes Received:
    14,153
    Location:
    Dubbo NSW

    or Stinkfist

    Its not enough
    I need more
    Nothing seems to satisfy.
     
    TheFake and piolet like this.
  17. MHzMe

    MHzMe Addicted

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2001
    Messages:
    280
    Likes Received:
    111
    Location:
    Marouka Lodge
    It has filled in a little bit.

     
    DiscoStuAU, AJS, woggybot and 6 others like this.
  18. Telestrom

    Telestrom A Local

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,660
    Likes Received:
    1,780
    Location:
    Planet Tele
  19. Telestrom

    Telestrom A Local

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,660
    Likes Received:
    1,780
    Location:
    Planet Tele
  20. Marquise de Kappy

    Marquise de Kappy One of Us

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2010
    Messages:
    517
    Likes Received:
    694
    Location:
    Redfern
    Nice to see you again old friend.
     
  21. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    70,407
    Likes Received:
    50,916
    Location:
    The barber's chair
    Falls and Hotham reported ~5cm overnight, looks a pretty soggy 5cm on Cedarwood but it sure beats rain.
     
    DiscoStuAU likes this.
  22. Donzah

    Donzah Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2017
    Messages:
    29,766
    Likes Received:
    25,293
    Location:
    woonona
    Look at the fist of fury on the sat pic!
     
  23. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    70,407
    Likes Received:
    50,916
    Location:
    The barber's chair
    Saturday be a good day.... Hotham mid station.
     
    piolet and DiscoStuAU like this.
  24. Undies

    Undies Pizza! Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    May 15, 2002
    Messages:
    19,422
    Likes Received:
    11,215
    Location:
    Top drawer
     
    piolet and POW_hungry like this.
  25. Telestrom

    Telestrom A Local

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,660
    Likes Received:
    1,780
    Location:
    Planet Tele
    Thredbo is the only resort in the sun this morning

     
    J_busworth, POW_hungry and DiscoStuAU like this.
  26. Telestrom

    Telestrom A Local

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,660
    Likes Received:
    1,780
    Location:
    Planet Tele
    Compare with Blue Cow

     
  27. Nightskywatcher

    Nightskywatcher One of Us

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2015
    Messages:
    276
    Likes Received:
    419
    Location:
    Sydney
    Perisher always has its head in the clouds
     
  28. Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve A Local Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Feb 29, 2008
    Messages:
    8,388
    Likes Received:
    3,253
    No mizzle covering Caroline springs ...sun is shinning coollish morning. Steady breeze as Team Bears motored over west gate ..flags and wind socks at right angles to bridge deck ...wind with a Northerly component....appears to be “mizzle”over most resorts ...main Vicco table measurement is approx a fingernail in depth!

    Lake Mt should be called Mizzle Mtn:whistle:
     
  29. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    May 12, 2000
    Messages:
    75,677
    Likes Received:
    39,929
    Location:
    Les Hautes Montagnes
    Neighbour has downgraded from a Touareg to a Macan:

     
    SMSkier, Gregah, piolet and 4 others like this.
  30. MHzMe

    MHzMe Addicted

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2001
    Messages:
    280
    Likes Received:
    111
    Location:
    Marouka Lodge
    Marouka balcony report, Mt Hotham
    The wind has picked up - the most exposed corner has lost some cover. Total depth not much more than last night, but it looks like the depth is more at ground level.
     
    notty and DiscoStuAU like this.
  31. Jellybeans

    Jellybeans Walking on a cloud Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2015
    Messages:
    8,451
    Likes Received:
    10,104
    Location:
    Box Hill, Vic.
    2-3cm at Buller overnight sounds about right.
    Winds are howling.
    The appetiser has been served, and tonight is the main course.
     
    DiscoStuAU likes this.
  32. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    70,407
    Likes Received:
    50,916
    Location:
    The barber's chair
    Bit a snow...
     
    #132 mick chopps, Jul 10, 2019
    Last edited: Jul 10, 2019
    bywong_yuki, DiscoStuAU and davec1 like this.
  33. Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve A Local Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Feb 29, 2008
    Messages:
    8,388
    Likes Received:
    3,253
  34. blueandwhite

    blueandwhite One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

    Joined:
    May 26, 2016
    Messages:
    382
    Likes Received:
    1,136
    Location:
    TQY
    Agree with this. 2-3cm from village up. No new snow at bottom of wombat mind you. Certainly started filling in a little higher up though. This was completely snow free yesterday. Hopefully I can't see the shrubbery after the weekend when The Fist has delivered.
     
    DiscoStuAU likes this.
  35. Tweekin

    Tweekin One of Us

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2016
    Messages:
    202
    Likes Received:
    351
    snowing nicely on the happy valley cam
     
    bywong_yuki and DiscoStuAU like this.
  36. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jul 13, 2006
    Messages:
    14,996
    Likes Received:
    23,321
    Location:
    Blue Mtns, 1100M.
    Looks like it’s snowing Friday Flat Thredbo on the live cam about 1300M
     
  37. Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve A Local Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Feb 29, 2008
    Messages:
    8,388
    Likes Received:
    3,253
    Better head for a hut this arvo if your up bush.....
    Expected wild conditions are on the way......get that firewood collection happening now!
    Good time to thro chainsaw into vehicle if travelling any which way over next 24hours.

    Hotham Road will be wild tonight!
     
    piolet likes this.
  38. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    70,407
    Likes Received:
    50,916
    Location:
    The barber's chair
    Bit more on Cedarwood this morning.
     
    DiscoStuAU, almontyrat and Claude Cat like this.
  39. iagreewithhim

    iagreewithhim One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2001
    Messages:
    1,686
    Likes Received:
    1,964
    Location:
    A very long way from the snow
    The Basin is starting to look a bit white...
     

    Attached Files:

    SMSkier, kylep, Tweekin and 3 others like this.
  40. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2001
    Messages:
    112,555
    Likes Received:
    49,873
    Location:
    Canterbury, Vic


    I'm hoping that's not stock footage!
     
    SMSkier, POW_hungry and DiscoStuAU like this.
  41. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    70,407
    Likes Received:
    50,916
    Location:
    The barber's chair
    well it was posted by misssnowitall this morning so it may very well be...
     
    Claude Cat likes this.
  42. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    70,407
    Likes Received:
    50,916
    Location:
    The barber's chair
     
    Claude Cat likes this.
  43. TomGroggon

    TomGroggon One of Us

    Joined:
    May 4, 2010
    Messages:
    677
    Likes Received:
    483
    Location:
    Helensburgh
    Wind gust 109k at Thredbo TS app temp -22 here it comes
     
    crikey likes this.
  44. TomGroggon

    TomGroggon One of Us

    Joined:
    May 4, 2010
    Messages:
    677
    Likes Received:
    483
    Location:
    Helensburgh
    What is this cloud that looks like UFO Basin TBar Thredbo
     

    Attached Files:

    Lifes2good and DiscoStuAU like this.
  45. kylep

    kylep One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2012
    Messages:
    3,186
    Likes Received:
    4,238
    Location:
    Sydney
    Lenticular!
     
    Lifes2good, Taipan and TomGroggon like this.
  46. DiscoStuAU

    DiscoStuAU One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    May 30, 2015
    Messages:
    1,510
    Likes Received:
    3,614
    Location:
    Melbourne City, VIC
    FC being responsible, nice to see:

     
    Edgecrusher likes this.
  47. Karicta

    Karicta A Local Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2011
    Messages:
    6,022
    Likes Received:
    4,001
    Marketing ;)
     
    piolet, AJS and Trail Blazer like this.
  48. SAsurfa

    SAsurfa One of Us

    Joined:
    Feb 11, 2005
    Messages:
    1,563
    Likes Received:
    2,433
    Location:
    Manly, Sydney
  49. Trail Blazer

    Trail Blazer Part of the Furniture

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2000
    Messages:
    10,545
    Likes Received:
    466
    Location:
    Jimi on Weatherzone. Killara, Sydney
    Corporatised #humblebrag
     
  50. WarrandyteWX

    WarrandyteWX Addicted Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2019
    Messages:
    229
    Likes Received:
    391
    Location:
    Warrandyte, VIC
    Glad the BoM revised the SWW to include Melbs as it's blowing the dog off the chain this arvo....
     
    Claude Cat and Undies like this.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.