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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 8:31am Monday 25 Sep 2017 - Closed for the season. Thank you for everyone's support over this... winter. Its has been a brilliant season with good snow fall and plenty of happy faces. We look forward to next season with plenty more snow storms and powder days! We are now closed for the season. Thank you for all your support.

Status
FIELD CLOSED
ROAD STATUS N/A
Snow
Updated at
8:31am Mon 25 Sep
Last snow fall:
10cm on Fri 22 Sep
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Canterbury High Country regional forecast

none
20 MAY
SUNDAY
Rain with heavy falls about the Divide, with thunderstorms and hail. High cloud further east, with rain for a time in the afternoon. Snow lowering to 900 metres evening.
Issued at: 10:50pm Sun 20 May

Mount Lyford computer-generated forecast
Max4°COvernight min-4°C
Total snow: 5cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Rising to northwesterly 80 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: Rising to 2900 metres afternoon.
none
21 MAY
MONDAY
Rain with heavy falls about the Divide, easing to showers in the morning. Elsewhere, a few morning showers clearing to a fine day. Snow possible to 600 metres in the morning.
Issued at: 10:50pm Sun 20 May

Mount Lyford computer-generated forecast
Max-1°COvernight min-4°C
Total snow: 2cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 30 km/h easing to northwesterly 10 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 1300 rising to 2100 metres evening.
none
22 MAY
TUESDAY
Heavy and possibly thundery rain developing about the Divide, spreading further east for a time. Snow lowering to 900 metres.
Issued at: 10:50pm Sun 20 May

Mount Lyford computer-generated forecast
Max3°COvernight min-5°C
Total snow: 6cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northerly 20 km/h rising to northwesterly 50 km/h mid-morning.
Freezing level: Rising to 2700 metres afternoon.
none
23 MAY
WEDNESDAY
Max-2°C
Showers about the divide, some heavy and possibly thundery at first. Snow above 800 metres. Mainly fine elsewhere. Gale southwesterlies.
Issued at: 11:22am Sun 20 May
none
24 MAY
THURSDAY
Showers, some heavy with thunderstorms possible. Snow 800 metres. Gale or severe gale westerlies easing.
Issued at: 11:22am Sun 20 May

Mt Lyford computer generated extended forecast

none
25 MAY
FRIDAY
Rain, clearing in the middle of the day to fine weather. Northwesterlies.
Issued at: 5:48pm Sun 20 May
none
26 MAY
SATURDAY
Rain with northwesterlies.
Issued at: 5:48pm Sun 20 May

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 Lyford 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 Lyford Ski Field