Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 16th December 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:46am on Sunday 16th December 2012
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fog and rain
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Rain, yikes
wind condition
Light/moderate from N
Poor to soup
This report
Sunday 16th December 2012, 9:46am
0cm
Saturday 15th December 2012, 9:35am 0cm
Friday 14th December 2012, 22:33pm 0cm
Thursday 13th December 2012, 9:30am 5cm
Tuesday 11th December 2012, 8:52am 0cm
Monday 10th December 2012, 9:38am 60cm
Sunday 9th December 2012, 17:30pm 40cm
Last 7 reports (total): 105cm
Last 14 reports (total): 184cm
Current month (December 2012) total: 167cm
2012/2013 season so far total: 184cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:46am on Sunday 16th December 2012
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

If the first day of skiing turned out to be much better than it seemed at first (if a bit warm through the day), today is a good day to...well, not not go skiing--we'd never say that--but to dress warmly. Or dryly.

It's pretty grim out there, with thick fog and rain. Temperatures are marginally lower than yesterday, with the wind shifting around to the north. As the Snow Japan weather report shows, the freezing level is going to go up today and tomorrow, but then come back down. With the colder weather, snow is on the forecast too, so better snow days ahead. Today, support your local ski area by ordering a coffee or something.

Operations and official snow depths

Akakura Kanko (Akakan)
Sky Cable gondola, Nos. 3 & 5 lifts; 90cm

Akakura Onsen
Ginrei Nos. 3 & 5; Kumado Nos. 2, 4, 6; 90cm

Ikenotaira
Open; 60cm

Suginohara
Gondola; Mitahara zone closed; 100cm

Seki Onsen
Planning for an opening on the 20th; no snow report today

Kyukamura Myoko Run Run
Opening December 22

Myoko Ski Park
Open; 65cm

Tangram
Opening December 21

Madarao
Nos. 1 & 2 lifts; 40cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:46am on Sunday 16th December 2012
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Myoko Now ski lift operation notes:

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Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Recent Myoko Now reports
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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Myoko Now reports up until Sunday 16th December 2012
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Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Myoko Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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*as of Sunday 16th December 2012
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9th December 40cm - -
Previous 7 days total 105cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 184cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 17cm - -
December observed snowfall total 167cm - -
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Season observed snowfall total 184cm 0cm 0cm
Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
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