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Discussion in 'Weather' started by Sandy, May 31, 2010.

  1. melty68

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    The east coast is still warm don't look here for snow
     
  2. Ted Harper

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    Sydney water temperatures have taken a step down in the last few days, and moved finally towards a more normal temperature for the time of year. At Palm Beach where I surf I would say the drop in the last 5 days (from last Sunday to both yesterday and today) is from about 22C down to about 19C.

    Will be interesting to see if it holds down at that level or goes lower over the next week or two (which it should do), or bumps back upwards: the last two winters in particular have been decidedly non-wintery in the water in Sydney.
     
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    I have to drive over the Snowy Mountains Hiway on Friday arvo. It's looking a bit snowy isn't it?
     
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    Not really. Warm & moist is more preferred in those circles.
     
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  5. POW_hungry

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    I think you'll be fine things dry up significantly on Friday AM. Might get the odd shower but I'd anticipate a cold, dry drive across SMH. IMO
     
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  6. Rush

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  8. Rush

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    No thanks I don't want to get fired.
     
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  9. chicski

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    Made it. Some snow laying beside the road above Kiandra. And 0c this afternoon.
     
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  10. absentskier

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    -7 for Canberra tonight. That's a bit frosty.
     
  11. DiscoStuAU

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    Stumbled home from drinks tonight in Melbourne. A brisk 4c on the way home. My face and ears are glowing from the cold.

    Plan on being up at 6am to head into the city for a freezing sunrise.

    These are the moments that i live for in Melbourne and why I love our city so much.
     
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    3.1 in my Hornsby Shire valley atm.
    Not-a-worry...
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  13. absentskier

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    Yep I'm heading out for a run shortly. Love the cold mornings. Canberra -7 atm so we're balmy in comparison!
     
  14. DiscoStuAU

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    Yep they're the best aren't they.

    Not yet quite 1c yet. The suburbs are freezing mind you
     
  15. melty68

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    It's .. minus -10 in Goulburn nsw that's officially firkin cold in my books
     
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    Interesting it was wind dependent as soon as some wind picked up back above 0 and then when calm back down to -5c or so and then if calm for a bit longer -7c or -10c in some areas.
     
  17. DiscoStuAU

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    Currently at the shrine of remembrance. It's damn cold. For Melbourne town anyway. Lots of frost on the ground around in the gardens and grass.

    1c
     
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    Yeah frost on the lacrosse ground at royal park...but so much less frost in melbourne with the UHI these than i remember 40 years ago.
     
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    GFS is my favourite tonight :) [​IMG]
     
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    Something on EC on the 14th, but GFS doesn't agree and the temperatures look a bit crap.
     
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    14th system on GFS showing only a shallow trough as it crosses the Bight but does show reasonable Frontogenesis and moisture. What follows behind does however look intrigueing.
     
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