Furano Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 14th December 2016

Furano Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Furano (Hokkaido), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:41am on Wednesday 14th December 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No precipitation
wind condition
Light wind
visibility condition
Good
This report
Wednesday 14th December 2016, 10:41am
0cm
Tuesday 13th December 2016, 8:18am 2cm
Monday 12th December 2016, 10:27am 2cm
Sunday 11th December 2016, 7:50am 10cm
Saturday 10th December 2016, 8:40am 13cm
Friday 9th December 2016, 9:12am 1cm
Thursday 8th December 2016, 9:11am 3cm
Last 7 reports (total): 31cm
Last 14 reports (total): 87cm
Current month (December 2016) total: 87cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 197cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:41am on Wednesday 14th December 2016
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

The was only a light dusting of snow in Furano since the last report was posted yesterday morning. Conditions are clear this morning with cloud settling on the peak of the resort but below that visibility is good. For the rest of the week we are expecting only light snowfalls on and off. There is still no word from the resort about Kitanomine open. School groups are starting to arrive to stay on the Kitanomine side, and with those slopes not open yet they will be doing their skiing on the Furano side which will mean quite a few people on the slopes suddenly.

The following courses are expected to be open today:
Technical
Panorama
Spies
Sailer
Prince

Archive report: Posted at 10:41am on Wednesday 14th 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 Wednesday 14th December 2016
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Wednesday 14th 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 Wednesday 14th 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 Wednesday 14th December 2016
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
14th December 0cm 0cm 15cm
13th December 2cm 0cm 2cm
12th December 2cm 0cm 4cm
11th December 10cm 0cm 2cm
10th December 13cm 0cm -
9th December 1cm 0cm 3cm
8th December 3cm 3cm -
Previous 7 days total 31cm 3cm 26cm
Previous 14 days total 87cm 102cm 46cm
November observed snowfall total 110cm 77cm 15cm
December observed snowfall total 87cm 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 197cm 835cm 390cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 14th 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]
87cm
[197cm]
- - - - -
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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Furano Now archived reporting
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