Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 22nd March 2017

Minakami Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:43am on Wednesday 22nd March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow and wind
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Heavy snow
wind condition
Strong winds from the North
visibility condition
Poor
This report
Wednesday 22nd March 2017, 9:43am
25cm
Tuesday 21st March 2017, 9:05am 0cm
Sunday 19th March 2017, 8:43am 5cm
Friday 17th March 2017, 8:38am 15cm
Wednesday 15th March 2017, 11:04am 5cm
Tuesday 14th March 2017, 11:45am 0cm
Monday 13th March 2017, 12:47pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 50cm
Last 14 reports (total): 95cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 95cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 1354cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:43am on Wednesday 22nd March 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Woke to fierce weather, heavy snow and a closed ski resort with Tenjin recording 35cm increase in the base since yesterday morning. Hopefully things calm down and tomorrow is on.

No word yet from Hodaigi but expect they are getting some of this one too.

This weekend, Tenjin is open from 7am.

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Fresh snowfall:

25cm Tenjin
0cm Hodaigi
0cm Okutone

Temps at 8am

Official snow depth:

455cm Tenjin
250cm Hodaigi
210cm Okutone

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Resorts in Minakami (forecasts available from each page):

Akasawa
Minakami Hodaigi
Minakami Kogen Ski Resort
Minakami Kogen Fujiwara
Norn Minakami
Oh-ana
Okutone Snow Park
Tanigawa Tenjindaira
Tanigawa Onsen White Valley

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*** Please note that the fresh snowfall number being reported on this report is taken from the ‘base area’ of Tenjindaira - which is just by the top station of the Ropeway at that resort. Other snowfall numbers and commentary will be mentioned within each report when available.

Archive report: Posted at 9:43am on Wednesday 22nd March 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

All Minakami resorts open except Tenjin

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The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 22nd March 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Minakami Now reports up until Wednesday 22nd March 2017
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Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 22nd March 2017
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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  2016/2017
*as of Wednesday 22nd March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
22nd March 25cm 0cm 0cm
21st March 0cm - 0cm
19th March 5cm 0cm 0cm
17th March 15cm 0cm 0cm
15th March 5cm - 0cm
14th March 0cm 0cm 10cm
13th March 0cm - 2cm
Previous 7 days total 50cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 95cm 10cm 62cm
November observed snowfall total - - 0cm
December observed snowfall total 212cm 154cm 225cm
January observed snowfall total 595cm 227cm 246cm
February observed snowfall total 452cm 285cm 378cm
March observed snowfall total 95cm 78cm 152cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 1354cm 744cm 1001cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 22nd March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Minakami 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 - - 212cm
[212cm]
595cm
[807cm]
452cm
[1259cm]
95cm
[1354cm]
- -
2015/2016 season - - 154cm
[154cm]
227cm
[381cm]
285cm
[666cm]
78cm
[744cm]
0cm
[744cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
225cm
[225cm]
246cm
[471cm]
378cm
[849cm]
152cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
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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