Cardrona Valley

Cardrona Valley

Friday, November 24, 2017

Forecast for the Southern Lakes and Central Otago up until Monday 27th November.

A large anticyclone is still stationary over New Zealand and will maintain fine, warm conditions for several days yet, at least over the weekend.
 
Forecast for the Southern Lakes and Central Otago for today is for areas of cloud at first and a little hazy but clearing during the morning to a fine day.   Cloud may build during the late afternoon to an isolated shower about the mountains.   Light winds and very warm temperatures although not as hot as yesterday.   Maximum temperatures recorded yesterday were Queenstown 29.6 degrees.   Wanaka 30.6 degrees.   Kinloch 28.9 degrees.   Arrowtown no report.   Forecast upper level winds for today at 1000 metres light and variable.   at 2000 metres westerly 30 kph, easing in the morning.    Freezing level above 3000 metres.     Forecast maximum temperatures for today for Queenstown,  Kingston and Glenorchy 25 degrees.   For Cromwell, Wanaka 26 degrees.    For Alexandra 27 degrees.
 
Tomorrow and through until Monday mainly fine although a few isolated showers possible late Sunday afternoon.   Light winds and very warm temperatures.
 
 
 
 

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Forecast for the Southern Lakes and Central Otago up until Sunday 26th November.

A large anticyclone lies over New Zealand and is stationary.   It should continue to cover the country for several days yet.    Several fronts far to the south of the country are also stationary and little change is expected in the fine, warm conditions right over the weekend.
 
Forecast for the Southern Lakes and Central Otago for today is for fine, sunny weather with temperatures again becoming very warm.   Light variable winds.   Maximum temperatures recorded yesterday were Queenstown 28.0 degrees.   Kinloch 25.2 degrees.    Wanaka 29.5 degrees.    Arrowtown 28.8 degrees.   Forecast upper level winds for today at 1000 metres light.   Southwest 25 kph developing late afternoon.   At 2000 metres light.   Northerly 30 kph developing in the evening.   Freezing level 3700 metres.   Forecast maximum temperatures for today for Queenstown, Kingston 28 degrees.   Glenorchy 27 degrees.   Wanaka and Cromwell 29 degrees.   Alexandra 30 degrees.
 
Tomorrow and through until Sunday fine,   very warm weather continuing with a little morning cloud at first and possibly in the evenings as well.   Light winds.
 
 

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Forecast for the Southern Lakes and Central otago up until Saturday 25th November.

A large, slow moving anticyclone covers New Zealand with highest pressure west of Cook Strait.   This high should lie slow moving over the country right through the weekend.
 
Forecast for the Southern Lakes and Central Otago for today is for fine weather, Light winds and warm temperatures.   Maximum temperatures recorded yesterday were Queenstown 24.5 degrees.   Wanaka 25.2 degrees.   Kinloch 23.3 degrees,   Arrowtown 25.3 degrees.   Forecast upper level winds for today at 1000 metres and 2000 metres light and variable.   Freezing level  above 3000 metres.   Forecast maximum temperatures for today for Queenstown, Kinloch and Glenorchy 26 degrees.   For Wanaka , Cromwell 27 degrees.   For Alexandra 28 degrees.
 
Tomorrow and through until Saturday fine and warm with some morning cloud at times.   Light winds and warm temperatures.