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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 11:02am Friday 17 Aug 2018 - High winds, avalanche safety and limited visibility have affected... lift operations today. The Alpine Meadow will remain OPEN today. All other lifts are CLOSED.

Status
FIELD OPEN
ROAD OPEN
Snow
Updated at
11:02am Fri 17 Aug
Upper snow base: 243cm
Lower snow base: 126cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Tongariro National Park regional forecast

Windy
17 AUGUST
FRIDAY
Rain until midday with some heavy falls and snow to 1700 metres, then fine spells and a few showers. Gale northwesterlies in exposed places, easing this afternoon.
Issued at: 7:30am Fri 17 Aug

Turoa computer-generated forecast
Max-2°COvernight min-7°C
Total snow: 15cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: Lowering to 1400 metres.
Showers
18 AUGUST
SATURDAY
Showers, falling as snow to 1100 metres, becoming isolated to the west evening, then clearing late.
Issued at: 7:30am Fri 17 Aug

Turoa computer-generated forecast
Max-4°COvernight min-7°C
Total snow: 2cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 10 km/h changing southeasterly 20 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 1400 metres.
Fine
19 AUGUST
SUNDAY
Fine.
Issued at: 7:30am Fri 17 Aug

Turoa computer-generated forecast
Max-3°COvernight min-8°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 20 km/h.
Freezing level: Rising to 2200 metres overnight.
Windy
20 AUGUST
MONDAY
Rain developing early, with heavy falls and snow to 1500 metres. Northerlies rising to gale.
Freezing level: Rising to 1800 metres.
Issued at: 1:34pm Thu 16 Aug
Windy
21 AUGUST
TUESDAY
Periods of rain, heavy falls possible, and snow to 1200 metres. Northwest gale.
Freezing level: 1600 metres.
Issued at: 1:34pm Thu 16 Aug

Turoa computer generated extended forecast

Rain
22 AUGUST
WEDNESDAY
Rain with little wind.
Issued at: 5:48am Fri 17 Aug
Fine
23 AUGUST
THURSDAY
Fine with light winds.
Issued at: 5:48am Fri 17 Aug

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Tongariro National Park produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for Turoa ski field which have been automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modeling system and have not been moderated by our team of meteorologists.

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