Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 24th January 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:15am on Tuesday 24th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-8°C

Top temp:
-12°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Heavy snow
wind condition
W 4m
visibility condition
Poor because of heavy snow
This report
Tuesday 24th January 2017, 9:15am
35cm
Monday 23rd January 2017, 8:44am 16cm
Sunday 22nd January 2017, 9:22am 5cm
Saturday 21st January 2017, 9:20am 10cm
Friday 20th January 2017, 9:13am 0cm
Thursday 19th January 2017, 9:04am 14cm
Wednesday 18th January 2017, 9:00am 5cm
Last 7 reports (total): 85cm
Last 14 reports (total): 232cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 287cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 403cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:15am on Tuesday 24th January 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Good morning from 'white-out' Grandeco.

According to the forecast, it will be windy around noon. At the moment the gondola is operating at low speed in case of the forecast strong winds. Pay attention to the lift operations this morning if you are here.

There's 35cm of fresh snow on the ground and it is still falling heavily making visibility very poor.

Roads and parking lots are covered with snow, snowplough trucks everywhere.

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Snow adventure park (snowmobiles and snow rafting) won't open today because of bad weather.

Snow Park won't open today because of bad visibility and all items being covered with heavy snow.

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Lifts operating:

Lifts Operating:
- Gondola
- Number 1 quad lift
- Number 2 quad lift
- Number 3 quad lift
- Number 4 quad lift

Courses open:

All courses now open

Official snow depth:
220cm

Road Condition to Grandeco:
Inawashiro through Grandeco: all Bnadai area covered with snow.

Archive report: Posted at 9:15am on Tuesday 24th January 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Grandeco Now ski lift operation notes:

Lifts Operating: All lifts (windy, slow speed)

- Gondola
- Number 1 quad lift
- Number 2 quad lift
- Number 3 quad lift
- Number 4 quad lift

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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 Tuesday 24th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
24th January 35cm 8cm -
23rd January 16cm 1cm -
22nd January 5cm 2cm -
21st January 10cm 12cm -
20th January 0cm 10cm -
19th January 14cm 14cm -
18th January 5cm 8cm -
Previous 7 days total 85cm 55cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 232cm 113cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 4cm - -
December observed snowfall total 112cm 177cm -
January observed snowfall total 287cm 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 403cm 571cm 0cm
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 24th January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Grandeco 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 - 4cm
[4cm]
112cm
[116cm]
287cm
[403cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - - 177cm
[177cm]
232cm
[409cm]
130cm
[539cm]
27cm
[566cm]
5cm
[571cm]
0cm
[571cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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