Mt.Hotham & Falls Creek Snow Forecast 2019

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This page contains a series of weather forecasts, primarily aimed at snowfall prediction at Mt.Hotham & Falls Creek. Included is a custom forecast based upon GFS for forecasting snowfall at Mt.Hotham & Falls Creek, extended 7 Day forecasts from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology for Mt.Hotham and Falls Creek, as well as the BoM Victorian Alpine Region, and BoM Snowy Mountains forecast

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This experimental 7 day forecast is based upon current forecast data provided by the Global Forecast System (GFS), specific localised data, and historical snowfall patterns. This forecast is automatically generated, and is not quality controlled by a human. You should also consult official Alpine forecasts issued by the Australian BoM which are listed below for convenience.

Extended BoM Mt.Hotham Weather Forecast

Forecast Issued 03:59AM, Wednesday 9th of December

Wednesday 9th10 to 17°CSunny.
Thursday 10th9 to 16°CShower or two.
Friday 11th6 to 13°CPossible shower developing.
Saturday 12th-2 to 10°CPartly cloudy.
Sunday 13th0 to 15°CSunny.
Monday 14th7 to 18°CMostly sunny.
Tuesday 15th9 to 18°CPossible early shower.

Extended BoM Falls Creek Weather Forecast

Forecast Issued 03:59AM, Wednesday 9th of December

Wednesday 9th11 to 18°CSunny.
Thursday 10th10 to 17°CShower or two.
Friday 11th7 to 14°CPossible shower developing.
Saturday 12th-1 to 11°CPartly cloudy.
Sunday 13th2 to 15°CSunny.
Monday 14th7 to 19°CMostly sunny.
Tuesday 15th10 to 19°CPossible early shower.

Offical BoM Victorian Alpine Forecast

IDV10717
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Mount Hotham Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Friday 22 March 2019
for the period until midnight EDT Friday 29 March 2019.

Warning Information
Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by
telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.

Forecast for the rest of Friday 22 March
Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers early this evening. Smoky. The
chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Light winds.

Precis: Possible shower. Smoke.       
Chance of any rain: 40%                 


Forecast for Saturday 23 March
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and
early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds
northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h before
dawn then tending north to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.

Precis: Shower or two. Becoming windy.Min 10    Max 15    
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm     Chance of any rain: 60%                 


Fire Danger: 
High

Sun protection 10:10am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Forecast for Sunday 24 March
Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon
and evening. Winds northerly 20 to 25 km/h tending northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h
early in the morning then increasing to 40 to 50 km/h in the late evening.

Precis: Shower or two. Becoming windy.Min 10    Max 12    
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm     Chance of any rain: 70%                 


Forecast for Monday 25 March
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. Winds
northwesterly 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 30 to 40 km/h during the day then
tending westerly 30 to 35 km/h during the evening.

Precis: Rain clearing. Windy.         Min 9     Max 9     
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm    Chance of any rain: 80%                 


Forecast for Tuesday 26 March
Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 25 to 30 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h
during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Precis: Partly cloudy.                Min -2    Max 7     
Chance of any rain: 5%                  


Forecast for Wednesday 27 March
Sunny. Light winds becoming northerly 20 to 25 km/h later.

Precis: Sunny.                        Min 0     Max 12    
Chance of any rain: 0%                  


Forecast for Thursday 28 March
Mostly sunny. Winds northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h.

Precis: Mostly sunny.                 Min 5     Max 13    
Chance of any rain: 10%                 


Forecast for Friday 29 March
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers or snow, most likely later in the
day. Winds northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h.

Precis: Possible showers or snow.     Min 7     Max 9     
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm     Chance of any rain: 40%                 


The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:30 am EDT Saturday.

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IDV10715
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Mount Buller Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Friday 22 March 2019
for the period until midnight EDT Friday 29 March 2019.

Warning Information
Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by
telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.

Forecast for the rest of Friday 22 March
Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers early this evening. Smoky. The
chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Light winds.

Precis: Possible shower. Smoke.       
Chance of any rain: 40%                 


Forecast for Saturday 23 March
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and
early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds northerly
15 to 20 km/h turning east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h before dawn then
tending northwest to northeasterly 35 to 50 km/h in the morning.

Precis: Shower or two. Windy.         Min 12    Max 16    
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm     Chance of any rain: 60%                 


Fire Danger: 
High

Sun protection 10:10am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Forecast for Sunday 24 March
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon
and evening. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h tending north to
northwesterly 30 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.

Precis: Showers increasing.           Min 11    Max 13    
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm     Chance of any rain: 80%                 


Forecast for Monday 25 March
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds northwesterly 40 to 50
km/h tending westerly 30 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

Precis: Morning rain. Windy.          Min 9     Max 9     
Possible rainfall: 5 to 20 mm    Chance of any rain: 80%                 


Forecast for Tuesday 26 March
Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 30 to 35 km/h tending southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h
during the morning then tending southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Precis: Partly cloudy.                Min -2    Max 6     
Chance of any rain: 5%                  


Forecast for Wednesday 27 March
Sunny. Light winds becoming northerly 20 to 25 km/h later.

Precis: Sunny.                        Min 1     Max 13    
Chance of any rain: 0%                  


Forecast for Thursday 28 March
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds northerly 20 to 25 km/h
tending northwesterly later.

Precis: Partly cloudy.                Min 6     Max 14    
Chance of any rain: 20%                 


Forecast for Friday 29 March
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers or snow. Winds northwesterly 20
to 25 km/h turning west to southwesterly during the day.

Precis: Possible showers or snow.     Min 9     Max 9     
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm     Chance of any rain: 40%                 


The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:30 am EDT Saturday.

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public phones.


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Official BoM NSW Snowy Mountains Alpine Forecast

IDN10103
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
ACT

SNOWY MOUNTAINS REGION FORECAST
Covering Southern Tablelands and Southwest Slopes above 1200 metres
Issued at 4:30pm on Monday the 25th of May 2009

Warning Summary at issue time:
Nil. 

Warning Summary at issue time:
A cold front and combined trough is moving through Victoria and southern NSW
where it is producing widespread rainfall. This system will weaken as it
approaches the region, bringing light rainfall tonight and through Tuesday,
before clearing on Wednesday.  A strong high will build in the Bight in the wake
of the change, southerly winds associated with the high are forecast to steer
some cold air from the Southern Ocean over the region late in the week.  This
may be sufficient to trigger some isolated snow showers about the peaks on
Friday or Saturday.

For the latest warning information please check the Bureau's web site
www.bom.gov.au/weather/nsw
Forecast for the remainder of Monday   
Cloudy, with light rain developing overnight. Moderate northwest winds.
chance of snow     1500 m     1900 m
Night (6 pm/6 am)     0 %          0 %


Forecast for Tuesday  
Cloudy with periods of light rain. Moderate northwest winds.
UV Alert:  Nil , UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]
Thredbo Top Station Light rain.                    Min:   2 Max:   5
Perisher Valley     Light rain.                    Min:   2 Max:   7
Cabramurra          Light rain.                    Min:   6 Max:   9

chance of snow     1500 m     1900 m
Day (6 am/6 pm)       0 %         0 %
Night (6 pm/6 am)     0 %        10 %

Forecast for Wednesday
Clearing shower. Moderate westerly winds.  
Thredbo Top Station Mostly fine.                   Min:  -1 Max:   3

Forecast for Thursday 
Fine and mostly sunny.  Southerly winds. 
Thredbo Top Station Fine, mostly sunny.            Min:  -4 Max:   2

Forecast for Friday   
Chance of snow showers. 
Thredbo Top Station Chance of a snow shower.       Min:  -3 Max:   1

Snow Depth Observations                            Depth (cm)
Spencers Creek (1830 m - out from Charlotte Pass)    17.8
Deep Creek (1620 m - SW of Cabramurra))              0.0
Three Mile Dam (1460 m SW of Kiandra)                0.0
Source: Snowy Hydro, updated weekly, Last updated:   21 May, 2009

Quantitative rainfall      Cabramurra  Perisher Valley
Tonight (3 pm/9 am)              0             0
Tuesday   (24 h from 9 am)       2             2
Wednesday (24 h from 9 am)       0             0

Range                         0     1     2     3     4     5     6
Precipitation (mm)           <1    1-5  6-10  11-20 21-40 41-80  >80
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:30 am EST Tuesday