Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 25th February 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:44am on Thursday 25th February 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fully overcast
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Not particularly large crystals, but it's coming down consistently this morning
wind condition
That snow is coming straight down
Good; more fog up high
This report
Thursday 25th February 2016, 7:44am
25cm
Wednesday 24th February 2016, 9:06am 41cm
Tuesday 23rd February 2016, 10:35am 5cm
Monday 22nd February 2016, 7:57am 1cm
Sunday 21st February 2016, 9:23am 1cm
Saturday 20th February 2016, 10:26am 0cm
Friday 19th February 2016, 11:40am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 73cm
Last 14 reports (total): 198cm
Current month (February 2016) total: 315cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 722cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:44am on Thursday 25th February 2016
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Another jaw dropper: it kept on snowing overnight and into the morning! It looks like... it looks like a good December out there (we have no snow walls to mention this year). It's not particularly heavy at the moment, but it is falling steadily, and that has meant another 25cm by morning.

And, of course, this is the day that the snowthrower threw its fan belt....

Well, we can always find some sort of machinery to deal with the snow; the important thing is that it is snowing out there, and the resorts are reporting an increase in snow cover. After a season of writing grim snow reports, I have this warm feeling inside. If this keeps up, maybe we'll have some spring skiing, and resorts staying open as planned (not to jinx anything; the snowpack really is low, and one good south wind with rain can eat a sizeable portion of it!).

I have to run early this morning, so all old reports are marked with an *

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Akakura Kanko:
-7° / 195cm

Akakura Onsen:
-5° / 200cm

Ikenotaira Onsen:
-3° / 130cm

Myoko Suginohara:
-11° (top) / 130cm

Seki Onsen:
-5° / 320cm *

Myoko Ski Park:
-1° / 190cm

Kyukamura RunRun:
-2° / 180cm

Tangram Ski Circus:
-1° / 140cm

Madarao Kogen:
-5° / 120cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:44am on Thursday 25th February 2016
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Myoko Now ski lift operation notes:

All lifts running

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Myoko Now reports up until Thursday 25th February 2016
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  2015/2016
*as of Thursday 25th February 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
25th February 25cm 0cm 0cm
24th February 41cm 0cm 0cm
23rd February 5cm 0cm 10cm
22nd February 1cm 0cm 25cm
21st February 1cm 0cm -
20th February 0cm 30cm 0cm
19th February 0cm 30cm 10cm
Previous 7 days total 73cm 60cm 65cm
Previous 14 days total 198cm 135cm 160cm
November observed snowfall total 0cm 0cm 20cm
December observed snowfall total 140cm 561cm 219cm
January observed snowfall total 267cm 525cm 377cm
February observed snowfall total 315cm 317cm 242cm
March observed snowfall total - 155cm 245cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 10cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 722cm 1558cm 1113cm
Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 25th February 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Myoko 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 - 0cm
[0cm]
140cm
[140cm]
267cm
[407cm]
315cm
[722cm]
- - -
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
561cm
[561cm]
525cm
[1086cm]
317cm
[1403cm]
155cm
[1558cm]
0cm
[1558cm]
0cm
[1558cm]
2013/2014 season - 20cm
[20cm]
219cm
[239cm]
377cm
[616cm]
242cm
[858cm]
245cm
[1103cm]
10cm
[1113cm]
0cm
[1113cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
17cm
[17cm]
334cm
[351cm]
508cm
[859cm]
424cm
[1283cm]
76cm
[1359cm]
11cm
[1370cm]
0cm
[1370cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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