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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 3:59pm Tuesday 17 Oct 2017 - We have a fine sunny day with a strong SW wind on the upper mountain.The... snow this morning is hard packed on trail with some icy patches. Icy off trail,

Status
FIELD OPEN
ROAD OPEN
Snow
Updated at
3:59pm Tue 17 Oct
Upper snow base: 225cm
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Tongariro National Park regional forecast

windy
18 OCTOBER
WEDNESDAY
Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud. Southerlies rising to gale in exposed places in the evening.
Issued at: 10:40pm Tue 17 Oct

Whakapapa computer-generated forecast
Max-2°COvernight min-9°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southerly 10 km/h rising to 40 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: Rising to 2000 metres.
windy
19 OCTOBER
THURSDAY
A fine day. Southerlies, gale in exposed places.
Issued at: 10:40pm Tue 17 Oct

Whakapapa computer-generated forecast
Max2°COvernight min-1°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southerly 40 km/h.
Freezing level: 2600 metres.
partly-cloudy
20 OCTOBER
FRIDAY
Mainly fine, morning and evening cloud. Strong southerlies easing, turning westerly later.
Issued at: 1:28pm Tue 17 Oct

Whakapapa computer-generated forecast
Max5°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southerly 30 km/h.
windy
21 OCTOBER
SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy, with a few showers from afternoon. Westerlies rising to gale or possibly severe gale in exposed places later.
Freezing level: About 2800 metres.
Issued at: 1:28pm Tue 17 Oct
windy
22 OCTOBER
SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with isolated showers. Gale westerlies in exposed places.
Freezing level: Lowering to 2400 metres.
Issued at: 1:28pm Tue 17 Oct

Whakapapa computer generated extended forecast

Showers
23 OCTOBER
MONDAY
One or two showers with little wind.
Issued at: 6:49pm Tue 17 Oct
Fine
24 OCTOBER
TUESDAY
Fine. Not much wind.
Issued at: 6:49pm Tue 17 Oct

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 Whakapapa 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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