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Status
FIELD OPENS 11 Jan 2019
ROAD CLOSED
Snow
Updated at
7:19am Sat 8 Dec
Last snow fall:
25cm on Wed 5 Dec
Upper snow base: 0cm
Lower snow base: 0cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Nelson Lakes National Park regional forecast

Partly cloudy
17 DECEMBER
MONDAY
Fine apart from morning and evening cloud.
Issued at: 7:01am Mon 17 Dec

Rainbow Valley computer-generated forecast
Max13°COvernight min4°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: 3900 metres.
Windy
18 DECEMBER
TUESDAY
A few showers from evening then rain at night. Northwesterlies rising to gale about the tops early morning, then easing again in the evening.
Issued at: 7:01am Mon 17 Dec

Rainbow Valley computer-generated forecast
Max10°COvernight min6°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 2mm
Wind at top: Westerly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: 3100 metres.
Rain
19 DECEMBER
WEDNESDAY
Rain, possibly heavy at times. Northwesterlies changing southeasterly.
Issued at: 7:01am Mon 17 Dec

Rainbow Valley computer-generated forecast
Max12°COvernight min1°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 21mm
Wind at top: Westerly 20 km/h changing southeasterly 30 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 2700 metres.
Rain
20 DECEMBER
THURSDAY
Rain, possibly heavy, easing later. Easterlies dying out.
Freezing level: Lowering to 2600 metres for a time.
Issued at: 1:57pm Sun 16 Dec
Few showers
21 DECEMBER
FRIDAY
Cloudy periods with a few showers Northwesterlies developing.
Freezing level: About 2900 metres.
Issued at: 1:57pm Sun 16 Dec

Rainbow Valley computer generated extended forecast

Rain
22 DECEMBER
SATURDAY
Rain, clearing in the middle of the day to partly cloudy weather. Light winds.
Issued at: 6:44am Mon 17 Dec
Rain
23 DECEMBER
SUNDAY
Fine at first then rain. Little wind.
Issued at: 6:44am Mon 17 Dec

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Nelson Lakes National Park produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for Rainbow Valley 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 Rainbow Ski Field