Bureau of Meteorology Forecasts

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Alpine Forecast - NSW

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Alpine Centres Forecast
Issued at 4:20 pm EST on Friday 4 September 2015
for the period until midnight EST Friday 11 September 2015.

Warning Information
Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by
telephone 1300-659-218* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.

Forecast for the rest of Friday 4 September
Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Partly cloudy.                
Chance of any rain: 5%                  

Perisher Valley     Partly cloudy.                
Chance of any rain: 5%                  


Forecast for Saturday 5 September
Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Partly cloudy.                Min -5    Max 4  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 0%                  

Perisher Valley     Early fog then mostly sunny.  Min -4    Max 7  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 0%                  


Fire Danger:
Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Forecast for Sunday 6 September
Cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or
snow in the evening. Light winds becoming northerly 20 to 30 km/h in the
morning then tending northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon.

Thredbo Top Station Snow showers. Becoming very windy.Min -5    Max 3  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm     Chance of any rain: 40%                

Perisher Valley     Possible late snow shower.    Min -4    Max 6  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm   Chance of any rain: 30%                


Forecast for Monday 7 September
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning. Winds
northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h turning westerly 30 to 40 km/h during the day.

Thredbo Top Station Snow shower or two. Windy.    Min -2    Max 0  
Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm    Chance of any rain: 70%                

Perisher Valley     Snow shower or two. Windy.    Min -1    Max 3  
Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm    Chance of any rain: 60%                


Forecast for Tuesday 8 September
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning and
afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending west to
southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Thredbo Top Station Snow shower or two.           Min -3    Max 1  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm     Chance of any rain: 50%                

Perisher Valley     Snow shower or two.           Min -2    Max 4  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm     Chance of any rain: 50%                


Forecast for Wednesday 9 September
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Partly cloudy.                Min -4    Max 5  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 20%                

Perisher Valley     Partly cloudy.                Min -3    Max 8  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 20%                


Forecast for Thursday 10 September
Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Mostly sunny.                 Min -4    Max 6  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 10%                

Perisher Valley     Mostly sunny.                 Min -2    Max 10  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 10%                


Forecast for Friday 11 September
Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Possible shower.              Min -3    Max 7  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm   Chance of any rain: 30%                

Perisher Valley     Sunny.                        Min -2    Max 10  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 20%                


The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Saturday.

* Calls to 1300 numbers cost around 27.5c incl.