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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 6:10am Thursday 17 Aug 2017 - It rained and blew and stormed all night// The storm's intensity... was quite a sight// Today we'll be on hold// But most likely closed// Tomorrow will bring riders rain groomed delight// //High winds and rain, should turn to snow this evening.

Status
FIELD CLOSED
ROAD OPEN
Snow
Updated at
6:10am Thu 17 Aug
Last snow fall:
3cm on Tue 15 Aug
Upper snow base: 300cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Arthur's Pass National Park regional forecast

windy
17 AUGUST
THURSDAY
Rain, with heavy falls, and snow lowering to 1400 metres. Severe gale northwesterly, easing during the afternoon.
Issued at: 8:03am Thu 17 Aug

Temple Basin computer-generated forecast
Max0°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 64cm
Total rainfall: 97mm
Wind at top: Northerly 70 km/h easing to northwesterly 40 km/h mid-morning.
Freezing level: 1600 metres.
windy
18 AUGUST
FRIDAY
Periods of rain, with snow down to 1200 metres, easing in the evening. Gale northwesterlies in exposed places, easing in the afternoon.
Issued at: 8:03am Thu 17 Aug

Temple Basin computer-generated forecast
Max-1°COvernight min-4°C
Total snow: 20cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northerly 40 km/h easing to 20 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 1600 metres.
showers
19 AUGUST
SATURDAY
Cloud increasing, scattered rain developing in the afternoon. Snow to 1100 metres.
Issued at: 8:03am Thu 17 Aug

Temple Basin computer-generated forecast
Max-1°COvernight min-6°C
Total snow: 1cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northeasterly 10 km/h rising to southeasterly 30 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: Lowering to 1500 metres evening.
drizzle
20 AUGUST
SUNDAY
Periods of rain or drizzle, with snow lowering to 900 metres. Southeasterlies, strong for a time.
Freezing level: Lowering to 900 metres.
Issued at: 2:14pm Wed 16 Aug
drizzle
21 AUGUST
MONDAY
Rain or drizzle gradually clearing. Snow to 800 metres at first. Southeasterlies easing.
Freezing level: 900 metres.
Issued at: 2:14pm Wed 16 Aug

Temple Basin computer generated extended forecast

Rain
22 AUGUST
TUESDAY
Rain, clearing around midday to fine weather. Little wind.
Issued at: 8:20am Thu 17 Aug
Fine
23 AUGUST
WEDNESDAY
Fine. Light winds.
Issued at: 8:20am Thu 17 Aug

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Arthur's Pass National Park produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for Temple Basin 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 Temple Basin Ski Field