Furano Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 10th December 2016

Furano Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Furano (Hokkaido), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:40am on Saturday 10th December 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-5°C

Top temp:
-6°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Moderate snow
wind condition
Calm
visibility condition
Okay
This report
Saturday 10th December 2016, 8:40am
13cm
Friday 9th December 2016, 9:12am 1cm
Thursday 8th December 2016, 9:11am 3cm
Wednesday 7th December 2016, 9:54am 14cm
Tuesday 6th December 2016, 10:26am 13cm
Monday 5th December 2016, 9:16am 0cm
Sunday 4th December 2016, 8:44am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 44cm
Last 14 reports (total): 88cm
Current month (December 2016) total: 73cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 183cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:40am on Saturday 10th December 2016
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Good morning on a Saturday, and what a great day it is looking. The news today is that the resort has opened another lift. This time it is the Prince Romance lift for beginners. Night skiing will also start from tonight on this lift with the Prince Romance Course being the night skiing course for now, and open until 19:30pm.

Lift operations aside there is good news on the snow front too, with 13cm of very light snow blanketing the village this morning. The weather is moderate snow with low cloud, but no wind. The snow should continue all day and the forecast is saying that tonight will be the heaviest fall. Fingers crossed we wake up tomorrow to find the same as today or better.

Archive report: Posted at 8:40am on Saturday 10th December 2016
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Furano Ropeway 8:30am-15:00pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #2 chairlift 8:40am-15:00pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #3 chairlift 9:00am-15:00pm.
Prince Romance chairlift 9:00am-19:30pm.

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Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent Furano Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 10th December 2016
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Saturday 10th December 2016
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 10th December 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Saturday 10th December 2016
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
10th December 13cm 0cm -
9th December 1cm 0cm 3cm
8th December 3cm 3cm -
7th December 14cm 5cm 5cm
6th December 13cm 30cm 0cm
5th December 0cm 45cm -
4th December 0cm 5cm -
Previous 7 days total 44cm 88cm 8cm
Previous 14 days total 88cm 138cm 23cm
November observed snowfall total 110cm 77cm 15cm
December observed snowfall total 73cm 295cm 123cm
January observed snowfall total - 187cm 122cm
February observed snowfall total - 178cm 58cm
March observed snowfall total - 83cm 70cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 2cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 183cm 835cm 390cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 10th December 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Furano Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 110cm
[110cm]
73cm
[183cm]
- - - - -
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
187cm
[574cm]
178cm
[752cm]
83cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
123cm
[138cm]
122cm
[260cm]
58cm
[318cm]
70cm
[388cm]
2cm
[390cm]
0cm
[390cm]
2013/2014 season - 30cm
[30cm]
155cm
[185cm]
174cm
[359cm]
92cm
[451cm]
105cm
[556cm]
35cm
[591cm]
0cm
[591cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
69cm
[69cm]
162cm
[231cm]
130cm
[361cm]
152cm
[513cm]
219cm
[732cm]
19cm
[751cm]
0cm
[751cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Furano Now reports before Saturday 10th December 2016
Furano Now reports from the same period last season
Furano Now archived reporting
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