Heavy Snow Warning above 400 metres
Heavy Snow Warning for Southland, Fiordland – Orange
Heavy snow may disrupt travel in affected areas and could damage trees and powerlines. Cold conditions may cause stress for livestock.
Issued: 8:31pm Monday, 31st August 2020
Area: Southland north of Gore, eastern and southern parts of Fiordland, and Clutha north of Tapanui
Valid: 11:00pm Monday to 5:00am Tuesday
A period of heavy snow. Expect 10 to 15cm of snow to accumulate above 400 metres, with lesser amounts down to 200 metres.