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 4:25 pm EST on Thursday 25 August 2016
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 1 September 2016.

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 Thursday 25 August
Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of snow showers, becoming less likely later
this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Winds
southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southerly 25 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Thredbo Top Station Snow showers. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 70%                

Perisher Valley     Snow showers. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 70%                


Forecast for Friday 26 August
Patchy fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Early fog.                    Min -9    Max 1  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 0%                  

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


Sun protection 10:10am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Forecast for Saturday 27 August
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Early fog.                    Min -8    Max 1  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 0%                  

Perisher Valley     Early fog.                    Min -6    Max 3  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 0%                  


Forecast for Sunday 28 August
Cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly and light becoming northwesterly 15 to 25
km/h during the afternoon then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.

Thredbo Top Station Cloudy.                       Min -5    Max 3  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 20%                

Perisher Valley     Cloudy.                       Min -4    Max 5  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 10%                


Forecast for Monday 29 August
Partly cloudy. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h
during the morning.

Thredbo Top Station Wind easing. Partly cloudy.   Min -5    Max 6  
Possible rainfall: 0 mm          Chance of any rain: 0%                  

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


Forecast for Tuesday 30 August
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers later in the day. Winds
northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Thredbo Top Station Shower or two.                Min -3    Max 7  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm     Chance of any rain: 60%                

Perisher Valley     Late shower or two.           Min -2    Max 9  
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm     Chance of any rain: 60%                


Forecast for Wednesday 31 August
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Thredbo Top Station Showers.                      Min 2     Max 4  
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm     Chance of any rain: 80%                

Perisher Valley     Showers.                      Min 3     Max 6  
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm     Chance of any rain: 80%                


Forecast for Thursday 1 September
Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds.

Thredbo Top Station Shower or two.                Min 0     Max 4  
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm    Chance of any rain: 70%                

Perisher Valley     Shower or two.                Min 1     Max 6  
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm    Chance of any rain: 70%                


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

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