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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 10:11am Thursday 30 Nov 2017 - There is unlimited scope for hiking around the hills now during... the summer period in fact right through to May 2018 before any snow starts to settle in winter again! Please always remember to leave nothing but footsteps behind you and look after our pristine alpine environment. Check in at the local Department of Conservation for information about walks in this area right here - http://www.doc.govt.nz/walkingandtramping Be sure to check the metservice for the latest weather forecast and conditions over the summer months. Weather in the mountains is variable so be prepared if you are headed up to The Remarkables and beyond.

Status
CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
ROAD OPEN
Snow
Updated at
10:11am Thu 30 Nov
Last snow fall:
0cm on Wed 8 Nov
Upper snow base: 0cm
Lower snow base: 0cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Southern Lakes regional forecast

none
12 DECEMBER
TUESDAY
Fine spells and a few showers, but showers turning to rain about the headwaters in the evening with snow lowering to 1900 metres.
Issued at: 10:47pm Mon 11 Dec

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max4°COvernight min-2°C
Total snow: 1cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: Rising to 1900 metres afternoon.
none
13 DECEMBER
WEDNESDAY
Rain, with snow down to 1800 metres for a time, gradually clearing.
Issued at: 10:47pm Mon 11 Dec

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max3°COvernight min-4°C
Total snow: 18cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southeasterly 20 km/h easing to 10 km/h around midday.
Freezing level: Rising to 2600 metres overnight.
none
14 DECEMBER
THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Northwesterlies developing.
Issued at: 10:30am Mon 11 Dec

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max10°COvernight min2°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northeasterly 10 km/h rising to westerly 20 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 2700 metres.
none
15 DECEMBER
FRIDAY
Cloudy periods, the odd light shower developing. Northwesterlies, strong about the tops at first.
Issued at: 10:30am Mon 11 Dec
none
16 DECEMBER
SATURDAY
Mainly fine. Northwesterlies.
Issued at: 10:30am Mon 11 Dec

The Remarkables computer generated extended forecast

none
17 DECEMBER
SUNDAY
One or two showers with little wind.
Issued at: 12:50am Tue 12 Dec
none
18 DECEMBER
MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Issued at: 12:50am Tue 12 Dec

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Southern Lakes produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for The Remarkables 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 The Remarkables Ski Field