Mount Foster weather
– Lat/Long: 63.00° S 62.55° W

AyMount Foster
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2am Sat 15 May Local Time
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Mount Foster Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Sun night, gales from the N by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue night, min -11°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the N on Tue night, severe gales from the NW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Fri morning, light winds from the SW by Sun morning).

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -14°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SSW on Tue morning, calm by Wed morning).

Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
60 WNW60
30 NNW30
35 NW35
40 WNW40
30 NW30
30 NW30
40 NNE40
55 N55
45 N45
55 NNW55
55 NNW55
45 N45
50 W50
55 W55
50 W50
65 NW65
80 NW80
60 NW60
45 NNW45
45 N45
45 NE45
35 ENE35
20 ESE20
25 SSE25
15 SSW15
25 SW25
35 SW35
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
30 SW30
95 SSW95
85 SW85
30 SE30
20 SE20
5 W5
30 SW30
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear cloudy light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs cloudy cloudy mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 2 2 10 1 - 1 1 2 2 - - 9 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 5 1
High °C
-1 1 1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -3 -4 -3 -3 -2 -8 -9 -5 -5 -5 -10 -11 -11 -10 -12 -12 -13 -13 -11 -6 -5 -6 -7 -6 -7 -10 -13 -14 -7
Low °C
-1 0 -1 -1 -2 -1 -2 -4 -5 -4 -3 -6 -8 -9 -9 -6 -9 -11 -11 -11 -11 -12 -13 -13 -13 -12 -11 -6 -6 -7 -6 -9 -11 -14 -14 -12
Chill °C
-10 -5 -5 -9 -8 -9 -9 -12 -13 -12 -13 -11 -19 -21 -16 -16 -17 -23 -23 -23 -21 -23 -21 -22 -20 -21 -14 -13 -15 -15 -19 -20 -20 -21 -19 -17
Freezing level m
1350 1550 1400 800 1100 1250 1050 300 250 300 350 350 50 50 0 300 350 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-4-3-3-4-4-3-3-4-5-6-6-5-12-12-7-7-8-14-15-16-15-15-16-16-15-12-9-9-9-9-9-10-14-17-16-10-111-1-1-1-1-3-4-3-3-2-8-9-5-5-5-10-11-11-10-12-12-13-13-11-6-5-6-7-6-7-10-13-14-732323420-1-100-2-3-2-1-1-3-4-4-4-6-7-7-8-7-3-4-4-3-2-3-5-7-8-4
Sunrise
9:45 - - 9:48 - - 9:49 - - 9:52 - - 9:56 - - 9:57 - - 10:00 - - 10:03 - - 10:06 - - 10:07 - - 10:10 - - 10:12 - -
Sunset
- 4:25 - - 4:23 - - 4:21 - - 4:19 - - 4:15 - - 4:14 - - 4:10 - - 4:08 - - 4:07 - - 4:04 - - 4:01 - - 4:00 -

Mount Foster Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Foster is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Sun night, gales from the N by Mon afternoon).

Mount Foster Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue night, min -11°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (strong winds from the N on Tue night, severe gales from the NW by Thu afternoon).

Mount Foster Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Fri morning, light winds from the SW by Sun morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Foster at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Foster. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Antarctica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Juan Carlos Island
116 km ENE
0m alt.
1 hour ago
2.1° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
BaseArturoPrat
156 km ENE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
3.0° C
light rain
Drizzle
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 180).
26 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP3575
202 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
4.0° C
41
Strong winds from the NNE
(41 kph at 20).
SHIP2855
203 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago
4.3° C
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 350).
SHIP5242
203 km S
-m alt.
3 hours ago
4.0° C
No report.
41
Strong winds from the NNE
(41 kph at 20).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.

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