Mt.Hotham & Falls Creek Snow Forecast 2017

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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 5:30 am EST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 2 August 2017.

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 Thursday 27 July
Mostly sunny morning. Medium (60%) chance of snow showers later tonight. Winds
westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h in the morning.

Precis: Late snow shower or two.      Max -1    
Chance of any rain: 60%                 


Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Forecast for Friday 28 July
Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of snow showers, clearing in the afternoon.
Winds west to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h.

Precis: Snow shower or two.           Min -3    Max 0     
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm     Chance of any rain: 70%                 


Forecast for Saturday 29 July
Sunny. Winds northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h tending northerly 20 to 30 km/h during
the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the day.

Precis: Becoming windy. Sunny.        Min -5    Max 4     
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 10%                 


Forecast for Sunday 30 July
Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers. Winds northerly 35 to 45
km/h tending northwesterly 25 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Precis: Snow showers. Wind easing.    Min 0     Max 1     
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm     Chance of any rain: 90%                 


Forecast for Monday 31 July
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers, most likely later in the day. Winds
northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h later in the
day.

Precis: Snow showers increasing.      Min -3    Max 0     
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm     Chance of any rain: 80%                 


Forecast for Tuesday 1 August
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of snow showers. Winds southeasterly 30 to 35 km/h.

Precis: Snow shower or two.           Min -5    Max 0     
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm     Chance of any rain: 60%                 


Forecast for Wednesday 2 August
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of snow showers. Winds southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h
tending easterly 20 to 25 km/h during the morning.

Precis: Snow shower or two.           Min -4    Max 0     
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm    Chance of any rain: 70%                 


The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Thursday.

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IDV10715
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Mount Buller Forecast
Issued at 5:30 am EST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 2 August 2017.

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 Thursday 27 July
Mostly sunny morning. High (80%) chance of snow showers this evening. Winds
north to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h increasing to 45 to 55 km/h in the evening.

Precis: Late snow showers.            Max 1     
Chance of any rain: 80%                 


Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

Forecast for Friday 28 July
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers, clearing during the
afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 35 to 45 km/h tending west to
southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending west to
northwesterly 25 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Precis: Snow showers easing.          Min -2    Max 1     
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm     Chance of any rain: 80%                 


Forecast for Saturday 29 July
Mostly sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Winds
northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h tending northerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning
then increasing to 40 to 55 km/h during the day.

Precis: Windy. Mostly sunny.          Min -4    Max 5     
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 20%                 


Forecast for Sunday 30 July
Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers. Winds northerly 40 to 50
km/h tending northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning.

Precis: Snow showers. Wind easing.    Min 1     Max 2     
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm    Chance of any rain: 90%                 


Forecast for Monday 31 July
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of snow showers. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20
km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Precis: Snow shower or two.           Min -2    Max 1     
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm     Chance of any rain: 70%                 


Forecast for Tuesday 1 August
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of snow showers, most likely during the
morning. Winds southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h.

Precis: Snow shower or two.           Min -4    Max 2     
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm     Chance of any rain: 60%                 


Forecast for Wednesday 2 August
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of snow showers. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h
decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Precis: Snow shower or two.           Min -3    Max 1     
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm     Chance of any rain: 70%                 


The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Thursday.

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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