Furano Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 10th January 2017

Furano Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Furano (Hokkaido), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:09am on Tuesday 10th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Mostly cloudy
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Light wind
visibility condition
Good
This report
Tuesday 10th January 2017, 10:09am
7cm
Monday 9th January 2017, 9:33am 3cm
Saturday 7th January 2017, 9:26am 5cm
Friday 6th January 2017, 10:55am 0cm
Thursday 5th January 2017, 9:09am 0cm
Wednesday 4th January 2017, 9:11am 1cm
Tuesday 3rd January 2017, 11:07am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 16cm
Last 14 reports (total): 47cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 18cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 306cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:09am on Tuesday 10th January 2017
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

It feels good to be able to report a decent amount of snow this morning, although not a mega number, 7 cm at village level is significant and I would expect up to 15cm on the mountain. More important than today's 7cm though is the fact that there will be continuous snow for the next 6 days at least. Dont expect too much in the way of sun over the next 6 days as it is likely to be overcast each day.

The weather is being nice today as well, being mostly cloudy, but some pretty big gaps in the clouds are letting good lighting through so there are no issues with visibility as I write this report now.

Archive report: Posted at 10:09am on Tuesday 10th January 2017
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Lift operation times are expected to be...

FURANO ZONE
Furano Ropeway 8:30am-15:20pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #2 chairlift 8:40am-15:20pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #3 chairlift 9:00am-15:20pm.
Prince Romance chairlift 8:30am-16:30pm.
Downhill Swift Lift #1 9:00am-19:30pm

KITANOMINE ZONE
Kitanomine Gondola 9:00am-15:20pm
Kitanomine Swift Lift #1 8:30am-19:30pm.
Kitanomine Romance Lift #2 8:45am-15:20pm.
Link Lift 9:00am-15:30pm

(Actual operation and times may change without notification and be different from the above information).

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Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent Furano Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 10th January 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Tuesday 10th January 2017
(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 Tuesday 10th January 2017
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 Tuesday 10th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
10th January 7cm 5cm 10cm
9th January 3cm 11cm 5cm
7th January 5cm 5cm 15cm
6th January 0cm 5cm 0cm
5th January 0cm 30cm 2cm
4th January 1cm 12cm 10cm
3rd January 0cm 16cm 5cm
Previous 7 days total 16cm 77cm 62cm
Previous 14 days total 47cm 191cm 92cm
November observed snowfall total 110cm 77cm 15cm
December observed snowfall total 178cm 295cm 123cm
January observed snowfall total 18cm 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 306cm 835cm 390cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 10th January 2017
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]
178cm
[288cm]
18cm
[306cm]
- - - -
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
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