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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 10:05am Monday 25 Jun 2018 - Last night we had 10cm of wind affected snow. We currently have... a 25cm average base on the lower slopes and an average 65cm on the upper mountain, starting to look good We should see some natural snow early in the week from the NW followed by colder temperatures which should give us another opportunity for snowmaking

Status
FIELD OPENS 29 Jun 2018
ROAD CLOSED
Snow
Updated at
10:05am Mon 25 Jun
Last snow fall:
10cm on Mon 25 Jun
Upper snow base: 65cm
Lower snow base: 25cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Canterbury High Country regional forecast

none
25 JUNE
MONDAY
Occasional showers about the Divide, possibly thundery with hail at times. Fine with high cloud elsewhere. Snow to lowering to 500 metres.
Issued at: 9:00am Mon 25 Jun

Porters computer-generated forecast
Max-5°COvernight min-11°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northerly 10 km/h rising to northwesterly 30 km/h mid-afternoon.
Freezing level: 700 metres.
none
26 JUNE
TUESDAY
Snow showers clearing in the morning to fine spells.
Issued at: 9:00am Mon 25 Jun

Porters computer-generated forecast
Max-7°COvernight min-8°C
Total snow: 5cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southwesterly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: 900 rising to 1300 metres overnight.
none
27 JUNE
WEDNESDAY
Fine with morning frosts.
Issued at: 9:00am Mon 25 Jun

Porters computer-generated forecast
Max-2°COvernight min-6°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 10 km/h.
Freezing level: 1300 metres.
none
28 JUNE
THURSDAY
Mainly fine. Southwesterlies easing.
Issued at: 10:28am Mon 25 Jun
none
29 JUNE
FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Light southwesterlies, turning northwesterly late.
Issued at: 10:28am Mon 25 Jun

Porters computer generated extended forecast

none
30 JUNE
SATURDAY
Rain. Light winds.
Issued at: 5:52am Mon 25 Jun
none
01 JULY
SUNDAY
Rain. Light winds.
Issued at: 5:52am Mon 25 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 Porters ski field which have been automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modeling system and have not been moderated by our team of meteorologists.

Severe Weather Information for Porters Ski Field