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Avalanche Risk (MSC)
Issued: 29/09/2016 6:25pm. Valid to 1/10/2016 6pm
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HIGH ALPINE
(Above 2000m)
LOW
Generally safe, watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.
ALPINE
(1000m - 2000m)
LOW
Generally safe, watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.
SUB ALPINE
(Below 1000m)
No Rating
Not enough snow on ground to create avalanche conditions
Mountain Conditions
General Conditions (Updated 1407hrs Thu 29th September, 2016): FYI .. Been up head of Crow Valley for past day or so; yesterday saw extensive avalanche activity from Crow Face & Crow Glacier icefall of Mt Rolleston (this is southern aspect) from approx. 2pm to 5pm. Some to Class 3 in size, some valley floor strikes. -GK-
  • Avalanche Peak (1833m)23/09/2016
    Avalanche Peak (1833m)
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Rome Ridge22/09/2016
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Rome Ridge
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) -  Crow Face11/09/2016
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Crow Face
  • Phipps Peak (1965m) - South Face11/09/2016
    Phipps Peak (1965m) - South Face
  • Blue Hill (1946m) - Porters ski field10/09/2016
    Blue Hill (1946m) - Porters ski field
  • Castle Hill Peak (1998m)10/09/2016
    Castle Hill Peak (1998m)
  • Mt Cloudesley (2107m)10/09/2016
    Mt Cloudesley (2107m)
  • Mt Enys (2194m)10/09/2016
    Mt Enys (2194m)
  • Mt Harper (2222m) - Camp Spur10/09/2016
    Mt Harper (2222m) - Camp Spur
  • Mt Manson (1859m)10/09/2016
    Mt Manson (1859m)
  • Mt Wall (1874m)10/09/2016
    Mt Wall (1874m)
  • Black Range (1800m)09/09/2016
    Black Range (1800m)
  • Blimit (1921m)09/09/2016
    Blimit (1921m)
  • Hills Peak (1640m) - West Face09/09/2016
    Hills Peak (1640m) - West Face
  • Kellys Range - Kelly Hill (1408m)09/09/2016
    Kellys Range - Kelly Hill (1408m)
  • Lyell Peak (1828m)09/09/2016
    Lyell Peak (1828m)
  • Mt Aicken (1858m)09/09/2016
    Mt Aicken (1858m)
  • Mt Barron (1730m)09/09/2016
    Mt Barron (1730m)
  • Mt Bealey (1836m)09/09/2016
    Mt Bealey (1836m)
  • Mt Bruce (1630m) - North Face09/09/2016
    Mt Bruce (1630m) - North Face
  • Mt Cassidy (1850m)09/09/2016
    Mt Cassidy (1850m)
  • Mt Davie (2280m)09/09/2016
    Mt Davie (2280m)
  • Mt O'Malley (1703m)09/09/2016
    Mt O'Malley (1703m)
  • Mt Oates (2041m)09/09/2016
    Mt Oates (2041m)
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Weather Information
Friday
30 Sep

5 / 12ºC
Saturday
1 Oct

5 / 9ºC
Sunday
2 Oct

5 / 9ºC
Monday
3 Oct

4 / 9ºC
Tuesday
4 Oct

4 / 9ºC
Wednesday
5 Oct

2 / 7ºC
Thursday
6 Oct

1 / 6ºC
Friday
7 Oct

2 / 7ºC
Saturday
8 Oct

3 / 7ºC
Sunday
9 Oct

1 / 6ºC
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Update:30/09/16 14:14hrs
 
LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 30/9/16 12:56hrs NZST
Sunrise: 6:09hrs
Sunset: 18:42hrs
Temperature: 11.8ºC  (Rising)
Temperature (Low): 4.8ºC
Temperature (High): 12.2ºC
Wind Chill: 9.4ºC
Humidity: 81%  (Rising)
Barometer: 1011.35mb (Steady)
Wind Speed: 8km/h
Wind Direction: NW
Wind Gust: 45km/h (9:37hrs)
Cloud Base: 1130m ASL
Freezing Level: 2845m
Daily Rainfall: 0mm
24 Hour Rain: 0mm

SNOW MODEL
Last Update: 30/09/2016 12:04
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Alt. Temp: 5.4ºC
Alt. Windspeed: 12.1kmph
Alt. Av. Windspeed: 2.9kmph
Alt. Max. Windspeed: 12.1kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: 2.7ºC
Alt. 3 Day Rainfall: 0.2mm (Today: 0.0mm)
Last Snowfall: 3 days ago
7 Day Snowfall: 13.3cm
Snowpack Depth: 84.0cm
Surface Stability (@ 35º): Very Poor
Avalanche Chance: 20%
REMOTE WEATHER STATIONS
 
Location
UpdatedToday's
Rainfall
2 Day
Rainfall
3 Day
Rainfall
Carrington Hut30/09/2016 - 12:05hrs0.0mm0mm0mm
Mid Poulter River30/09/2016 - 12:30hrs0.0mm0mm0.5mm
Grasmere Stn30/09/2016 - 12:05hrs0.0mm0mm0mm
Mt Cheeseman30/09/2016 - 12:05hrs0.0mm0mm0mm

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