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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 11:08am Thursday 17 Aug 2017 - Soft spring snow conditions all over will provide great skiing... and riding today. Currently we are experiencing on and off snow showers at Remarkables with light to moderate NW winds. Forecast is for temperatures to drop and strong NW winds. The forecast wind may affect lift operations today at times.

Status
FIELD OPEN
ROAD OPEN
Snow
Updated at
11:08am Thu 17 Aug
Last snow fall:
30cm on Sun 13 Aug
Upper snow base: 80cm
Lower snow base: 40cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Southern Lakes regional forecast

none
17 AUGUST
THURSDAY
About the headwaters, rain, heavy and possibly thundery with hail. Snow lowering to 1200 metres. Elsewhere, scattered rain, easing this evening.
Issued at: 10:56am Thu 17 Aug

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max0°COvernight min-4°C
Total snow: 9cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 30 km/h easing to 10 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 1600 metres.
none
18 AUGUST
FRIDAY
About the headwaters, rain, possibly heavy and thundery with hail,easing in the evening. Elsewhere, high cloud with a few spots of rain, easing evening. Snow to 1200 metres.
Issued at: 10:56am Thu 17 Aug

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max1°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 7cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southwesterly 10 km/h changing northerly 20 km/h around midday.
Freezing level: 1800 metres.
none
19 AUGUST
SATURDAY
Cloud increasing, and rain developing at night, falling as snow down to 1300 metres.
Issued at: 10:51am Thu 17 Aug

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max1°COvernight min-7°C
Total snow: 1cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Easterly 20 km/h.
Freezing level: 1700 metres.
none
20 AUGUST
SUNDAY
Occasional showers, falling as snow down to 700 metres at night. Southeasterlies dying out.
Issued at: 10:51am Thu 17 Aug
none
21 AUGUST
MONDAY
Isolated morning showers, then fine spells developing. Light winds.
Issued at: 10:51am Thu 17 Aug

The Remarkables computer generated extended forecast

none
22 AUGUST
TUESDAY
Fine with not much wind.
Issued at: 8:20am Thu 17 Aug
none
23 AUGUST
WEDNESDAY
A partly cloudy morning then rain. Not much wind.
Issued at: 8:20am Thu 17 Aug

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