Appi Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 2nd March 2016

Appi Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:32am on Wednesday 2nd March 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-9°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Steady North Easterly 7m/s
Good
This report
Wednesday 2nd March 2016, 8:32am
10cm
Tuesday 1st March 2016, 9:46am 3cm
Monday 29th February 2016, 9:42am 0cm
Sunday 28th February 2016, 7:33am 26cm
Saturday 27th February 2016, 9:38am 4cm
Friday 26th February 2016, 9:40am 4cm
Thursday 25th February 2016, 8:52am 5cm
Last 7 reports (total): 52cm
Last 14 reports (total): 111cm
Current month (March 2016) total: 13cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 438cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:32am on Wednesday 2nd March 2016
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Appi.

Right now we’ve got some light snow showers, steady winds and a temperature of -6 at the base. We should see steady snowfall most of the day with the winds dying down and temperatures increasing slightly.

Yesterday was not pleasant at all. Gale force winds and cold temperatures meant only the most intrepid skiers and boarders were out on the hill. The winds did die down overnight though meaning the snow that fell late yesterday afternoon and through the night is still here with us. The official base has also been increased to 135cm which is definitely a good sign. If you’re out early enough this morning it should be a lot of fun, especially with the light midweek crowds.

The next few days will see the snowfall decreasing to zero with temperatures still threatening to rise to near +6 this weekend. Lets try and forget about that for now and enjoy what we currently have. See you all out there.

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Currently planned operating lifts:

- Appi Gondola
- Central Number 1 quad
- Number 2 lift A
- Number 3 lift A
- Number 3 lift C
- Number 4 lift
- Sailer Gondola
- Sailer Quad
- Vista quad

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6 day forecast for Appi Kogen:

6 day snow and weather forecast for Appi Kogen

Archive report: Posted at 8:32am on Wednesday 2nd March 2016
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Appi Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Appi Kogen Now reports up until Wednesday 2nd March 2016
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Appi Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2015/2016
*as of Wednesday 2nd March 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
2nd March 10cm - -
1st March 3cm - -
29th February 0cm - -
28th February 26cm - -
27th February 4cm - -
26th February 4cm - -
25th February 5cm - -
Previous 7 days total 52cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 111cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total - - -
December observed snowfall total - - -
January observed snowfall total 249cm - -
February observed snowfall total 176cm - -
March observed snowfall total 13cm - -
April observed snowfall total - - -
May observed snowfall total - - -
Season observed snowfall total 438cm 0cm 0cm
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
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