BoM NSW Forecasts
Bureau of Meteorology Alpine Forecast - NSW
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales
Alpine Centres Forecast
Issued at 4:42 pm EST on Monday 20 May 2013
for the period until midnight EST Monday 27 May 2013.
Warning Summary at issue time
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 Monday 20 May
Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers above 1900 metres late this evening. Winds
west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.
Thredbo Top Station Snow shower or two.
Chance of any rainfall: 20%
Perisher Valley Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rainfall: 10%
Forecast for Tuesday 21 May
Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers above 1700 metres early in the morning.
Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning
then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Thredbo Top Station Early snow showers. Windy. Min -1 Max 3
Chance of any rainfall: 30%
Rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Perisher Valley Early snow shower or two. Min -1 Max 5
Chance of any rainfall: 30%
Rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
UV Alert from 11:30 am to 12:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]
Forecast for Wednesday 22 May
Cloudy. Patchy rain from midday, falling as snow above 1400 m. Winds east to
northeasterly and light increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then
becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Thredbo Top Station A snow developing. Min 1 Max 3
Perisher Valley A snow developing. Min 1 Max 5
Forecast for Thursday 23 May
Cloudy. Areas of rain, falling as snow above 1700m. Winds easterly 25 to 40
km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Thredbo Top Station A little snow. Wind easing. Min 0 Max 1
Perisher Valley Snow at times. Afternoon rain.Min 0 Max 3
Forecast for Friday 24 May
Partly cloudy. The chance of isolated morning showers. Winds east to
southeasterly and light tending southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Thredbo Top Station Partly cloudy. Min -5 Max 3
Perisher Valley Partly cloudy. Min -4 Max 5
Forecast for Saturday 25 May
Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning westerly 15
to 25 km/h during the day.
Thredbo Top Station Partly cloudy. Min -3 Max 2
Perisher Valley Partly cloudy. Min -3 Max 4
Forecast for Sunday 26 May
Mostly sunny. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h turning southwesterly during the
Thredbo Top Station Mostly sunny. Min -4 Max 3
Perisher Valley Mostly sunny. Min -4 Max 5
Forecast for Monday 27 May
Mostly sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending south to
southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Thredbo Top Station Mostly sunny. Min -4 Max 2
Perisher Valley Mostly sunny. Min -4 Max 4
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Tuesday.
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