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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 11:48am Tuesday 11 Jun 2019 - After a mild Autumn winter arrived over Queens Birthday weekend... - mother-nature deposited a wind affected 30 - 35 cms over the slopes. A further 8 cms fell on Thursday the 6 June. Natural consolidation has been taking place and we've also been track packing the man-made tracks with the groomer - we are just one decent snowfall away from being ready to open on Saturday July 6! We'll keep you posted as opening day draws ever closer - help us out and think snow!

Status
FIELD OPENS 6 Jul 2019
ROAD CLOSED
Snow
Updated at
11:48am Tue 11 Jun
Last snow fall:
8cm on Tue 11 Jun
Upper snow base: 30cm
Lower snow base: 10cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Canterbury High Country regional forecast

none
20 JUNE
THURSDAY
High cloud. Rain developing about the Divide this evening,with snow to 1200 metres. Scattered falls spreading east tonight.
Issued at: 5:31pm Thu 20 Jun

Cheeseman computer-generated forecast
Max0°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 12cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 20 km/h easing to 10 km/h around midday.
Freezing level: Rising to 2400 metres afternoon.
none
21 JUNE
FRIDAY
Fine in the east. Rain about the Divide, with snow lowering to 1300 metres, easing to isolated showers early.
Issued at: 5:31pm Thu 20 Jun

Cheeseman computer-generated forecast
Max-1°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 1cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 50 km/h.
Freezing level: Lowering to 1500 metres evening.
none
22 JUNE
SATURDAY
Fine in the east. Some morning rain about the Divide, with snow lowering to about 1000 metres.
Issued at: 5:31pm Thu 20 Jun

Cheeseman computer-generated forecast
Max-1°COvernight min-5°C
Total snow: 1cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 30 km/h easing to southeasterly 10 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 1300 metres.
none
23 JUNE
SUNDAY
Max-4°C
Cloudy periods, with isolated showers about the foothills. Winds mainly light, tending southeast later.
Issued at: 10:36am Thu 20 Jun
none
24 JUNE
MONDAY
Cloud morning and night, otherwise fine. Light winds.
Issued at: 10:36am Thu 20 Jun

Mt Cheeseman computer generated extended forecast

none
25 JUNE
TUESDAY
Fine. Light winds.
Issued at: 5:39pm Thu 20 Jun
none
26 JUNE
WEDNESDAY
Fine. Little wind.
Issued at: 5:39pm Thu 20 Jun

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Canterbury High Country produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for Mt Cheeseman ski field which have been automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modeling system and have not been moderated by our team of meteorologists.

Facilities, snow base, field and road status data is supplied from the mountain by SnowHQ

Severe Weather Information for Mt Cheeseman Ski Field