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CURRENT ALERT
Avalanche Peak - Ice / snow
Some snow is still present about the upper mountain above 1700 metres on the Avalanche Peak track; it is generally soft, however avoid route if freezing conditions have occurred in previous 24 hours. Only use this route if confident on snow and stay to the yellow marker route (no shortcuts). The Scott's track is rock all the way to the summit.

Avalanche Peak Current Conditions

Last Update: 18/11/17 12:26hrs NZST

General (Valley Floor)
Temp Now: 19.7ºC (Rising)
Windspeed: 3kmph
Wind Direction: SSE
Wind Gust (last hour): 18kmph
Wind Gust Max: 27kmph (00:00hrs NZST)
Wind Chill: 19.7ºC
Cloud Base: 3518m ASL

Tree-line (1400m)
Temp Now: 15.3ºC (Rising)
Windspeed: 6kmph
Wind Direction: SSE
Wind Gust (last hour): 33kmph
Wind Gust Max: 50kmph (00:15hrs NZST)
Wind Chill: 15.3ºC
Current Weather: Clear.

Summit (1833m)
Temp Now: 12.8ºC (Rising)
Windspeed: 7kmph
Wind Direction: SSE
Wind Gust (last hour): 40kmph
Wind Gust Max: 60kmph (00:10hrs NZST)
Wind Chill: 12.8ºC
Current Weather: Clear.

Avalanche Risk (Local)
15/11/2017 10:15hrs
HIGH ALPINE
(Above 2000m)
LOW
Generally safe, watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.
ALPINE
(1000m - 2000m)
MODERATE
Heightened avalanche conditions on specific terrain features.
SUB ALPINE
(Below 1000m)
LOW
Generally safe, watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.

North Webcam (above)

West Webcam (above)
 

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