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Predictions Predictions 1st -5th August

Discussion in 'Alpine & Southern' started by Claude Cat, Jul 23, 2015.

  1. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    This is looking like another promising period.

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    Too early to make any serious calls on this, but I think this lines up with donza's spag charts posted earlier this week.
     
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  2. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Here is updated @Donza Spag.

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  3. Vermillion

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    Theta is really nice:
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    And another one behind it.
     
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  4. Chowder11

    Chowder11 Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Thats a big blob of moisture on the 2/8 chart and a serious fetch heading towards Radelaide.
    Like the position of the high below WA also.
     
  5. Donza

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    Looks pretty tidey to me
     
  6. climberman

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  7. Slalom

    Slalom A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    I predict my arrival at Perisher on the 2nd August for 5 days of wintry goodness.
     
  8. qwill

    qwill Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Love the pictures.

    Have less than absolutely no idea what they mean but as long as you say its going to snow those days I'm a campy little happer.
     
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  9. Majikthise

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    @Gerg is liking this more than #barry should we call it #alvin?
     
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  10. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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  11. FourSquare04

    FourSquare04 A Local

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    Does have some promise and I like the position of the trailing high, but having 2 strong highs either side worries me and it could easily ridge hard and push the L south. Still, definitely one to keep an eye on....
     
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    Nice timing . base should be near 1.5m by then and everything open.
     
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  13. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    12z control
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    or 00z control
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  14. PMG

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    This system looks very fine indeed this morning on GFS. Two weekends in a row?
     
  15. Vermillion

    Vermillion Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    00UTC every day of the week.
     
  16. ice_man

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    Looks good this morning on Access-G, another classic cold front. Steady as she goes. GFS looks a bit flat but still cold enough IMO.

    Still early days and a week out, but good to see some consensus so far out.
     
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  17. Claude Cat

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    [​IMG]

    GFS looks cuttoff for the same date.
     
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  18. Donza

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    This looks a double date
    small system thurs-fri
    big monday
    IMO
     
  19. mick chopps

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    That is haute!
     
  20. The Plowking

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    I like it.
    Plenty potential.
     
  21. Donza

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    I'll be there
     
  22. MisterMxyzptlk

    MisterMxyzptlk Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Classic polar express.
    Choo!Choo!
    Seem to be rarer these days
    Great to see
     
  23. Claude Cat

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  24. JG

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    Looks like it the first front will arrive Friday morning according to Weatherzone. Most likely some prefrontal to start. Dates on the thread might need to change if the other model come inline.
     
  25. The Plowking

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    All look like clippers am runs
     
  26. 1st_King_of_QBN

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    Monday (3rd) and Tue (4th) look good on GFS. [​IMG]
     
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  27. BlueHue

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    If ECM is a clipper than I'd like to know what the full banana looks like:

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    My 4 yo daughter goes into ski school for the first time on Monday Aug 3. A bit conflicted, want awesome snow but don't want her ending up uncomfortable and unhappy due to a full on wind driven snowstorm. A series of cold dry 10cm clippers in each night in a southwesterly airstream followed bluebird days with a bit of wind higher up to keep filling in tracks would be nice :p
     
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    KIds adapt pretty well, where abouts ski school?
    Cause this is looking very cold and snowy...
     
  31. BlueHue

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    ECM has 500hpa geopotential heights of across much of Tas +240. A little over the top maybe!
     
  32. BlueHue

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    Thredbo so should suit well, about the most protected place to start out and if this period does come up with the goods then she will see nothing but snow in the valley. Much better than rain!
     
  33. mick chopps

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  34. Claude Cat

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  35. The Plowking

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    1 out of 3 ... :)
     
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    skichanger A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Gees we have a junior moguls event on at Perisher on 1st and 2nd. Some other years it has been cancelled due to weather. So in one way we want this and in another way we don't. Very conflicted.
     
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    Meanwhile AXS has nada...
     
  39. Claude Cat

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    GFS has lopped it in half this run.
     
  41. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    I still like this system ( lets not name the damn thing yet ) at this point , potential plus.
     
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    :eek::eek::eek: That is a sensational looking system / run on EC
     
  47. Claude Cat

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    EC not changing at all

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    Game to have a prediction as to how much yet CC?
     
  49. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    Could be in the 40cm region if it sets up like EC is showing today. 192 hours out, so big grain of salt there.
    GFS is a bit weaker - 20 to 30cm
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    Is this event really kicking off on the Thursday, or is this a separate system?