Madarao Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 18th February 2017

Madarao Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Madarao Kogen (Nagano), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:42am on Saturday 18th February 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Mostly cloudy
Base temp:
-2°C

Top temp:
-5°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Decent
This report
Saturday 18th February 2017, 8:42am
1cm
Friday 17th February 2017, 8:03am 0cm
Thursday 16th February 2017, 8:01am 0cm
Wednesday 15th February 2017, 8:43am 1cm
Tuesday 14th February 2017, 8:56am 2cm
Monday 13th February 2017, 8:46am 9cm
Sunday 12th February 2017, 9:02am 32cm
Last 7 reports (total): 45cm
Last 14 reports (total): 103cm
Current month (February 2017) total: 144cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 772cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:42am on Saturday 18th February 2017
The latest Madarao Now report can be found here

Morning.

Unfortunately, we did get that rain yesterday. :(

Happily, it turned into snow later on and the resort is this morning reporting 5cm of fresh. Not sure that will be enough for a reset but certainly better than wet.

This morning light snow was falling a bit earlier but that has stopped now. There's a lot of cloud around but also a few bits of blue sky. It is also colder than yesterday so hopefully we're getting back to more mid-winter conditions again.

Snow is due tonight so I hope to be reporting a decent fresh layer to you.

Enjoy your Saturday.

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Operating status for the day at Madarao Kogen (at time of report):

- Number 1 lift
- Number 2 quad lift
- Number 3A lift
- Number 5 lift
- Super quad lift
- Number 11 lift
- Number 12 lift
- Number 13 lift
- Number 15 lift
- Moving walkway
- Kids Park
- Free Ride Park
- Snow Mobile Land

- Powder Wave I
- Powder Wave II
- River Line
- Powder Theater
- Adventure Aisle
- Crystal Bowl
- Ninja
- Sawa
- Rabbit
- Kamoshika
- Bear

- Nighta at Madarao Kogen is every Saturday until 25th March (and also on 19th March)

Official snow depth:

- 300cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:42am on Saturday 18th February 2017
The latest Madarao Now report can be found here

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The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 18th February 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Madarao Now reports up until Saturday 18th February 2017
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Madarao Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 18th February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Madarao Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Saturday 18th February 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
18th February 1cm 20cm 0cm
17th February 0cm 4cm 0cm
16th February 0cm 18cm 10cm
15th February 1cm 0cm 30cm
14th February 2cm 0cm 30cm
13th February 9cm 0cm 5cm
12th February 32cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 45cm 42cm 75cm
Previous 14 days total 103cm 92cm 118cm
November observed snowfall total 9cm 0cm 5cm
December observed snowfall total 211cm 99cm 406cm
January observed snowfall total 408cm 161cm 327cm
February observed snowfall total 144cm 124cm 221cm
March observed snowfall total - 99cm 96cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm -
May observed snowfall total - - -
Season observed snowfall total 772cm 483cm 1055cm
Madarao Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 18th February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Madarao 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 - 9cm
[9cm]
211cm
[220cm]
408cm
[628cm]
144cm
[772cm]
- - -
2015/2016 season - 0cm
[0cm]
99cm
[99cm]
161cm
[260cm]
124cm
[384cm]
99cm
[483cm]
0cm
[483cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 5cm
[5cm]
406cm
[411cm]
327cm
[738cm]
221cm
[959cm]
96cm
[1055cm]
- -
2013/2014 season - 0cm
[0cm]
117cm
[117cm]
267cm
[384cm]
205cm
[589cm]
145cm
[734cm]
- -
2012/2013 season - 0cm
[0cm]
223cm
[223cm]
352cm
[575cm]
355cm
[930cm]
82cm
[1012cm]
0cm
[1012cm]
-
  October November December January February March April May
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