Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 17th April 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:47am on Sunday 17th April 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy, rain, strong winds!
Base temp:
8°C

Top temp:
6°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light rain up top
wind condition
Strong winds 10-15m/s
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Sunday 17th April 2016, 8:47am
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Friday 15th April 2016, 10:15am 0cm
Thursday 14th April 2016, 8:57am 0cm
Wednesday 13th April 2016, 9:02am 0cm
Tuesday 12th April 2016, 8:48am 2cm
Monday 11th April 2016, 9:11am 2cm
Last 7 reports (total): 4cm
Last 14 reports (total): 4cm
Current month (April 2016) total: 4cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 570cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:47am on Sunday 17th April 2016
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Good morning from Grandeco, though it's not a particularly nice morning.

Bad weather due to strong winds and rain today in the area.

The gondola has to started it's day but is operating at 50% speed due to the wind conditions. The Number 2 lift should be moving from 9am.

Hopefully tomorrow should be better weather (no rain and less wind), and we might even see a bit of sun.

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Lifts operating:

Gondola
Number 1 quad
Number 2 quad

Courses that remain open:

[A-a] Rainbow 3500
[A-b] Rainbow 3500 (approx. 1km long and connecting to the Center course)
[C] Center (approx. 2km)
[D-b] Lavendar B (snow park available on the lower part of this course)

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Snow and weather forecast:

6 day snow and weather forecast for Grandeco

Archive report: Posted at 8:47am on Sunday 17th April 2016
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Grandeco Now ski lift operation notes:

Gondola and No.1 quad lifts are operating at low speed with No.2 quad lift planning to start from 9 o'clock.
Lifts #4 #3 are closed for the season.

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