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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 4:00pm Thursday 16 Aug 2018 - The main runs have been groomed with great skiing and riding.... We made it through the day, thank you for everyone who came

Status
FIELD OPEN
ROAD OPEN
Snow
Updated at
4:00pm Thu 16 Aug
Last snow fall:
5cm on Wed 15 Aug
Upper snow base: 90cm
Lower snow base: 50cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Canterbury High Country regional forecast

none
17 AUGUST
FRIDAY
About the Divide, periods of rain, with some heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. Elsewhere, cloud increasing , with rain spreading north during the afternoon, with possibly heavy falls. Snow lowering to 700 metres in the south of Mt Cook for a time.
Issued at: 12:59am Fri 17 Aug

Porters computer-generated forecast
Max-2°COvernight min-8°C
Total snow: 8cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 10 km/h changing southeasterly 10 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 1400 lowering to 1100 metres evening.
none
18 AUGUST
SATURDAY
Cloudy at first, with scattered rain north of Mt Cook, falling as snow above 800 metres, clearing to fine during the morning.
Issued at: 12:59am Fri 17 Aug

Porters computer-generated forecast
Max-2°COvernight min-6°C
Total snow: 1cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Light winds.
Freezing level: 900 rising to 1400 metres afternoon.
none
19 AUGUST
SUNDAY
Fine, high cloud developing later. Northerlies gradually strengthening.
Issued at: 12:59am Fri 17 Aug

Porters computer-generated forecast
Max-1°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 20 km/h.
none
20 AUGUST
MONDAY
Rain near the divide, with snow above 1300 metres. Scattered falls in the east. Northerlies, gale in exposed places at first, easing later.
Issued at: 10:00am Thu 16 Aug
none
21 AUGUST
TUESDAY
Cloudy with occasional rain, snow lowering to 1000 metres. Northerlies turning southerly later.
Issued at: 10:00am Thu 16 Aug

Porters computer generated extended forecast

none
22 AUGUST
WEDNESDAY
Rain with southerlies.
Issued at: 5:48pm Thu 16 Aug
none
23 AUGUST
THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Little wind.
Issued at: 5:48pm Thu 16 Aug

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