Kiroro Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 6th January 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:54am on Wednesday 6th January 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
-8°C

Top temp:
-13°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light to Moderate snowfall
wind condition
43km/h
Poor due to snowfall
This report
Wednesday 6th January 2016, 7:54am
25cm
Tuesday 5th January 2016, 7:57am 14cm
Monday 4th January 2016, 7:52am 3cm
Sunday 3rd January 2016, 7:55am 14cm
Saturday 2nd January 2016, 8:04am 4cm
Friday 1st January 2016, 7:48am 12cm
Thursday 31st December 2015, 9:34am 3cm
Last 7 reports (total): 75cm
Last 14 reports (total): 235cm
Current month (January 2016) total: 72cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 510cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:54am on Wednesday 6th January 2016
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Yesterday did not disappoint with sheltered slopes holding much more than the 17cm reported. No one wanted to stop for accurate measurements, but the consensus was knee to thigh deep.

Today is promising to be equally as good. 25cm fell at the base in the past 24 hours, and it is still going. The winds have dropped slightly, however at 43km/h they will still be moving snow around. Similar temperatures today with -8°C at the base and -13°C at the peak.

All lifts will be open again today. The mechanical issues that caused Centre lift to close have been resolved and Nagamine #2 has been given the all clear after the wind caused some problems yesterday afternoon.

Archive report: Posted at 7:54am on Wednesday 6th January 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 - 15:15
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 Wednesday 6th January 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
6th January 25cm 0cm -
5th January 14cm 5cm -
4th January 3cm 10cm -
3rd January 14cm 10cm -
2nd January 4cm 30cm -
1st January 12cm 5cm -
31st December 3cm - -
Previous 7 days total 75cm 70cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 235cm 185cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 76cm 5cm -
December observed snowfall total 362cm 417cm -
January observed snowfall total 72cm 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 510cm 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]
72cm
[510cm]
- - - -
2014/2015 season - 5cm
[5cm]
417cm
[422cm]
382cm
[804cm]
257cm
[1061cm]
192cm
[1253cm]
2cm
[1255cm]
0cm
[1255cm]
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