Kiroro Now daily snow and weather - Friday 11th December 2015

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:03am on Friday 11th December 2015
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
-1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Rain expected to turn into snow
wind condition
Up to 25km/h
Moderate
This report
Friday 11th December 2015, 8:03am
0cm
Thursday 10th December 2015, 8:18am 0cm
Wednesday 9th December 2015, 7:40am 0cm
Tuesday 8th December 2015, 8:01am 7cm
Monday 7th December 2015, 8:05am 37cm
Sunday 6th December 2015, 7:54am 18cm
Saturday 5th December 2015, 8:19am 19cm
Last 7 reports (total): 81cm
Last 14 reports (total): 135cm
Current month (December 2015) total: 101cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 177cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:03am on Friday 11th December 2015
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

The warm weather continues with a high of +2°C at the base this morning, which feels tropical for us winter types.

Sadly the warm weather means the current precipitation is falling as rain down low. The freezing level is just above 900m so it will be snowing at the top of the mountain.
It's not all doom and gloom. Nagamine area opens today and the weather is expected to cool, with the rain becoming snow during the day.

With Nagamine and Asari #2 opening in the past 2 days, Kiroro is up to full operation. With a little more snow Asari #2-C, Expert A and Expert B courses will also open.

Archive report: Posted at 8:03am on Friday 11th December 2015
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Kiroro Now ski lift operation notes:

Asari No.2 Lift - 9:15 - 15:15
Center Express - 9:00 - 19:30
Family Lift - 9:00 - 18:00
Kiroro Gondola - 9:00 - 15:00
Nagamine No.1 - 9:00 - 15:30
Nagamine No.2 - 9:15 - 15:30
Yoichi No.1 Express - 9:00 - 15:30
Yoichi No.2 Lift - 9:15 - 15:30

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  2015/2016
*as of Friday 11th December 2015
2014/2015
Season
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11th December 0cm 0cm -
10th December 0cm 5cm -
9th December 0cm 5cm -
8th December 7cm - -
7th December 37cm 10cm -
6th December 18cm - -
5th December 19cm 5cm -
Previous 7 days total 81cm 65cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 135cm 72cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 76cm 5cm -
December observed snowfall total 101cm 417cm -
January observed snowfall total - 382cm -
February observed snowfall total - 257cm -
March observed snowfall total - 192cm -
April observed snowfall total - 2cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 177cm 1255cm 0cm
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Kiroro 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 - 76cm
[76cm]
101cm
[177cm]
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2014/2015 season - 5cm
[5cm]
417cm
[422cm]
382cm
[804cm]
257cm
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192cm
[1253cm]
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[1255cm]
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[1255cm]
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