Ski New Zealand

Treble Cone Snow Report for 14 Jun 2018

Ski New Zealand

Treble Cone Snow Report for 14 Jun 2018

Our Snow Report for Treble Cone brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Treble Cone snow report shown below was updated on 14 Jun 2018. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Treble Cone.

Treble Cone Snow Report Issued: 14 Jun 2018

Season opens: 28 June 2018 | Season closes: 23 September 2018

Season closed
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Most recent snowfallon
Fresh snow depth: cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
TopNew Snow at Top: –
Good pisteOn piste
PowderOff piste
Resort runsResort runsclosed

Resort Ski Report:0 out of 4 Lifts open.

Treble Cone Snow Conditions:Resort not yet open

Reported Weather Conditions:, Temperature: 0°C

Eyeball snow report
  1. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: For Cardrona: No wind here. Temperatures are around freezing. No new snow. Lifts are all open. Piste snow conditons are fair. The off-piste has an icy crust.
  2. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: Snow falling in Coronet Peak.
  
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*User Snow Reports: these can only be submitted by registered users. If you would like to submit user snow reports, or become a resort manager to make more in-depth updates to this resort's information, please contact us.

Snow Reports for Nearby Resorts

Bottom Mid Top
Resort Webcam Top
snow depth
top and bottom
Good piste
on-piste
Powder
off-piste
Fresh snow depth
last snow
Fresh snow depth
next 9 days
0–3 | 3–6 | 6–9
snow (cm)
Weather Next 3 days weather forecast.
Freezing level (m)
Mon Tue Wed

(1365m — 2037m)

snow report yesterday

1950 km away

Thredbo webcam
85
30

Excellent

Fresh
8 cm
today
5
light snow
light snow
partly cloudy
Mid station 1701 m
1550m 1900m 2300m

(1132m — 2179m)

snow report yesterday

8994 km away

40
10
×
Closed

Varied
10 days ago
14
7
light rain
snow showers
partly cloudy
Mid station 1656 m
2650m 1500m 600m

(1236m — 1700m)

snow report yesterday

9006 km away

40
5
Packed 7 days ago
33
39
light rain
moderate snow
light snow
Mid station 1468 m
2550m 1550m 500m

(1647m — 2045m)

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9322 km away

60
20
Packed 5 days ago
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
snow showers
Mid station 1846 m
3550m 2950m 2000m

(1896m — 2201m)

snow report yesterday

9765 km away

60
30
Packed 5 days ago
clear
clear
clear
Mid station 2048 m
4350m 4100m 3600m

Notes on the Treble Cone Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Treble Cone. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Treble Cone piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Treble Cone snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Treble Cone, the Treble Cone weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Treble Cone weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Treble Cone, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Treble Cone. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Treble Cone snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Treble Cone snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Treble Cone snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Treble Cone snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Treble Cone, study the Treble Cone piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Treble Cone snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Treble Cone on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet South facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Treble Cone (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Treble Cone Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Treble Cone snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.

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