Kiroro Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 20th February 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:10am on Saturday 20th February 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
High cloud becoming cloudy
Base temp:
-7°C

Top temp:
-10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snowfall expected tonight
wind condition
43km/h
Good
This report
Saturday 20th February 2016, 8:10am
8cm
Friday 19th February 2016, 7:24am 7cm
Thursday 18th February 2016, 7:40am 14cm
Wednesday 17th February 2016, 7:44am 34cm
Tuesday 16th February 2016, 7:41am 4cm
Monday 15th February 2016, 7:46am 8cm
Sunday 14th February 2016, 8:07am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 75cm
Last 14 reports (total): 126cm
Current month (February 2016) total: 180cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 1074cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:10am on Saturday 20th February 2016
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

While the warm temperatures yesterday brought firmer snow at low elevations, the freezing level stayed low and there was no rain at Kiroro. The temperature has dropped to between -7°C and -10°C today, with 8cm of fresh snow at resort level. Peak winds have also dropped to 43km/h, making it much more pleasant at high elevations.

It is currently a mix of high cloud and sunshine, however clouds and snowfall are expected to arrive later in the day. There is a significant snowfall forecast tonight, with the potential for one of the deepest days yet tomorrow.

Archive report: Posted at 8:10am on Saturday 20th February 2016
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Kiroro Now ski lift operation notes:

Asari No.1 Lift - 9:30 - 15:00
Asari No.2 Lift - 9:15 - 15:30
Center Express - 9:00 - 19:30
Family Lift - 9:00 - 18:00
Kiroro Gondola - 9:00 - 15:15
Nagamine No.1 - 9:00 - 15:45
Nagamine No.2 - 9:15 - 15:45
Yoichi No.1 Express - 9:00 - 15:45
Yoichi No.2 Lift - 9:15 - 15:45

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  2015/2016
*as of Saturday 20th February 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
20th February 8cm 0cm -
19th February 7cm 0cm -
18th February 14cm 0cm -
17th February 34cm 5cm -
16th February 4cm 9cm -
15th February 8cm 14cm -
14th February 0cm 30cm -
Previous 7 days total 75cm 28cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 126cm 132cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 76cm 5cm -
December observed snowfall total 362cm 417cm -
January observed snowfall total 456cm 382cm -
February observed snowfall total 180cm 257cm -
March observed snowfall total - 192cm -
April observed snowfall total - 2cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 1074cm 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]
362cm
[438cm]
456cm
[894cm]
180cm
[1074cm]
- - -
2014/2015 season - 5cm
[5cm]
417cm
[422cm]
382cm
[804cm]
257cm
[1061cm]
192cm
[1253cm]
2cm
[1255cm]
0cm
[1255cm]
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