Max 3°C Min -1°C
Issued at: 10:54pm Friday 24 May 2013
Fine with morning frosts, but cloud increasing and scattered rain developing about the Divide in the afternoon.
Wind at 1000 metres: Northwest rising to 40 km/h in the morning, gusting 60 km/h in exposed places.
Wind at 2000 metres: Northwest rising to gale 70 km/h in the afternoon.
Free air freezing level: 2000 metres.
Max 5°C Min -2°C
Issued at: 2:03pm Friday 24 May 2013
Rain near the divide with snow lowering to 1000 metres, clearing in the evening. High cloud further east.
Wind at 1000 metres: Northwest gale gusting 100 km/h.
Wind at 2000 metres: Severe westerly gale 80 km/h.
Free air freezing level: Lowering to 1200 metres.
Max 1°C Issued at: 2:03pm Friday 24 May 2013
Mainly fine. Light winds at lower levels, strong southwesterlies about higher ground.
Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Canterbury High Country produced by our forecast team.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for ski areas which have been automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modeling system and have not been moderated by forecasters.
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