Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 1st January 2017

Grandeco Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Bandai (Fukushima), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:50am on Sunday 1st January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Foggy
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Slight W 1m/s
visibility condition
Poor
This report
Sunday 1st January 2017, 8:50am
0cm
Saturday 31st December 2016, 8:55am 3cm
Friday 30th December 2016, 9:40am 2cm
Thursday 29th December 2016, 9:12am 0cm
Wednesday 28th December 2016, 9:01am 13cm
Tuesday 27th December 2016, 9:36am 0cm
Monday 26th December 2016, 9:19am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 18cm
Last 14 reports (total): 30cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 0cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 116cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:50am on Sunday 1st January 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

A Happy New Year to everyone from a calm Grandeco this morning.

There has been a dusting of snow, but not enough to record 1cm this morning...

Light snow is still falling on and off at this moment so hopefully we might get some to report tomorrow.

It is foggy this morning with the temperature a little higher than yesterday.

There are new items in the snow park this morning but it will close if and when visibility is too poor.

Most ski resorts in the Bandai area are open today but please check how many courses / lifts do they open from official sources before you go.

Snow park information - new items:
5m straight rail, 4m straight rail, 4m down box, 4 formed cask, drum can, 6m straight box, 8m straight rail, 6m down box and 6m wide box

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Lifts operating:

- Gondola
- Number 1 quad lift
- Number 2 quad lift

Courses open:

[A-a] Rainbow 3500
[A-b] Rainbow 3500
[B-c] Mint C
[C] Center
[D-b] Lavender B

Official snow depth:
70cm

Road condition to Grandeco:
Inawashiro through Goshikinuma: snow.
Goshikinuma through Grandeco: snow.
Snow tires are necessary.

Archive report: Posted at 8:50am on Sunday 1st January 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Grandeco Now ski lift operation notes:

Grandeco is part open - waiting for more snowfall

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Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Grandeco Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Sunday 1st January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
1st January 0cm 1cm -
31st December 3cm 1cm -
30th December 2cm 6cm -
29th December 0cm 6cm -
28th December 13cm 21cm -
27th December 0cm 20cm -
26th December 0cm 6cm -
Previous 7 days total 18cm 61cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 30cm 178cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 4cm - -
December observed snowfall total 112cm 177cm -
January observed snowfall total 0cm 232cm -
February observed snowfall total - 130cm -
March observed snowfall total - 27cm -
April observed snowfall total - 5cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 116cm 571cm 0cm
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The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 1st January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Grandeco 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 - 4cm
[4cm]
112cm
[116cm]
0cm
[116cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - - 177cm
[177cm]
232cm
[409cm]
130cm
[539cm]
27cm
[566cm]
5cm
[571cm]
0cm
[571cm]
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