Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 18th December 2014

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:59am on Thursday 18th December 2014
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
-3°C

Top temp:
-5°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snowing
wind condition
Very strong
Very poor
This report
Thursday 18th December 2014, 8:59am
55cm
Monday 15th December 2014, 8:37am 25cm
Thursday 11th December 2014, 8:52am 0cm
Tuesday 9th December 2014, 9:09am 0cm
Sunday 7th December 2014, 14:44pm 40cm
Saturday 6th December 2014, 14:00pm 5cm
Thursday 27th November 2014, 18:05pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 125cm
Last 14 reports (total): 125cm
Current month (December 2014) total: 125cm
2014/2015 season so far total: 125cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:59am on Thursday 18th December 2014
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

The snow continues to fall in Minakami with a total snow depth of 50cm at the valley level and 80cm in the upper mountains. The forecast predicts heavy snow and strong wind through the end of the day. For tomorrow and Saturday we can expect clear sunny days.

Tenjindaira is closed today due to the wind. Norn and Houdaigi are operating normally for the moment.

Okutone and White Valley plan to open tomorrow with Minakami Kogen following on Saturday.

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Planned opening dates:

Tenjindaira - OPEN
Houdaigi - part OPEN
Norn Minakami - part OPEN
White Valley- December 19th
Minakami Kogen - December 20th
Okutone - December 19th

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Snow depth

Valley 55cm
Upper Mountains 180cm

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New snowfall

Valley 55cm
Upper Mountains 80cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:59am on Thursday 18th December 2014
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

Norn and Houdaigi open. Tenjin closed due to wind.

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Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Minakami Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2014/2015
*as of Thursday 18th December 2014
2013/2014
Season
2012/2013
Season
18th December 55cm 0cm 0cm
15th December 25cm 30cm 0cm
11th December 0cm 0cm 5cm
9th December 0cm - 1cm
7th December 40cm 1cm 0cm
6th December 5cm - 1cm
27th November 0cm - 5cm
Previous 7 days total 125cm 75cm 13cm
Previous 14 days total 125cm 126cm 52cm
November observed snowfall total 0cm 20cm 6cm
December observed snowfall total 125cm 159cm 105cm
January observed snowfall total - 203cm 144cm
February observed snowfall total - 295cm 131cm
March observed snowfall total - 159cm 31cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 30cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 125cm 836cm 447cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 18th December 2014
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Minakami 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 - - - - - - - -
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
125cm
[125cm]
- - - - -
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
20cm
[20cm]
159cm
[179cm]
203cm
[382cm]
295cm
[677cm]
159cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
6cm
[6cm]
105cm
[111cm]
144cm
[255cm]
131cm
[386cm]
31cm
[417cm]
30cm
[447cm]
0cm
[447cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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