Furano Now daily snow and weather - Monday 18th January 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:15am on Monday 18th January 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud cover/overcast
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-13°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No Precipitation
wind condition
Moderate wind
Good
This report
Monday 18th January 2016, 7:15am
0cm
Sunday 17th January 2016, 9:13am 4cm
Saturday 16th January 2016, 9:16am 3cm
Friday 15th January 2016, 7:41am 0cm
Thursday 14th January 2016, 10:10am 11cm
Wednesday 13th January 2016, 9:41am 1cm
Tuesday 12th January 2016, 9:41am 5cm
Last 7 reports (total): 24cm
Last 14 reports (total): 98cm
Current month (January 2016) total: 160cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 547cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:15am on Monday 18th January 2016
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

The wind that has been predicted has arrived and looking out the window the trees are moving around which is unusual for Furano in winter. Light in the village at the moment expect moderate gusts on the mountain this morning. Winds forecast to increase significantly by afternoon and be severe this evening. It would be wise to get out and have a ski earlier rather than later today I think.

There hasn't been any fresh snow since the report was posted yesterday morning and the next expected snow is a light dusting on Tuesday and Thursday. The skies are cloud today, but it is quite thin and you can see the brightness of the sun behind it.

I am about to wax up before heading out for the first lift of the day...wrap up warmly as it sure feels cold.

Archive report: Posted at 7:15am on Monday 18th January 2016
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

All operating except Downhill Swift Lift No.1

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Monday 18th January 2016
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Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2015/2016
*as of Monday 18th January 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
18th January 0cm 15cm 0cm
17th January 4cm 5cm 0cm
16th January 3cm 0cm -
15th January 0cm 0cm 0cm
14th January 11cm 0cm 5cm
13th January 1cm 2cm -
12th January 5cm 2cm 10cm
Previous 7 days total 24cm 24cm 25cm
Previous 14 days total 98cm 79cm 69cm
November observed snowfall total 77cm 15cm 30cm
December observed snowfall total 295cm 123cm 155cm
January observed snowfall total 160cm 122cm 174cm
February observed snowfall total - 58cm 92cm
March observed snowfall total - 70cm 105cm
April observed snowfall total - 2cm 35cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 547cm 390cm 591cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 18th January 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Furano Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
160cm
[547cm]
-
[547cm]
-
[547cm]
-
[547cm]
-
[547cm]
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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