Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 5th January 2017

Myoko Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Myoko (Niigata), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:17am on Thursday 5th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
SNowing
Base temp:
-2°C

Top temp:
-4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Steady fall of small crystals
wind condition
Moderate N wind; strong gusts
visibility condition
Changeable due to gusting winds, blowing snow
This report
Thursday 5th January 2017, 8:17am
3cm
Wednesday 4th January 2017, 8:18am 2cm
Tuesday 3rd January 2017, 9:06am 13cm
Monday 2nd January 2017, 8:33am 0cm
Sunday 1st January 2017, 9:02am 0cm
Saturday 31st December 2016, 9:04am 5cm
Friday 30th December 2016, 7:53am 63cm
Last 7 reports (total): 86cm
Last 14 reports (total): 174cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 18cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 375cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:17am on Thursday 5th January 2017
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Didn't think we'd see much/any snow this morning, after the stars were out last night in a clear sky.

But now we're seeing some blustery conditions, with a strong wind coming in from the north blowing snow, and about 3cm on the ground so far (can be hard to tell with the drifting).

Looks like more of the same today, before the wind comes down and it gets clear towards the weekend.

At least the freezing line will stay low until the next batch of snow (when it actually will move up the hill a bit). Still too much brush to make it great outside the ski areas, although some intrepid skiers are finding what open white spaces they can!

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Akakura Kanko:
130cm, -4°

Akakura Onsen:
150cm, -4°

Ikenotaira Onsen:
90cm, 0° (yesterday's report)

Myoko Suginohara:
80cm, -8° (top)

Seki Onsen:
170cm, -5°

Myoko Ski Park:
110cm, -1°

Kyukamura RunRun:
110cm, -2°

Tangram Ski Circus:
110cm, -2°

Madarao Kogen:
120m, 0° (yesterday's report)

Archive report: Posted at 8:17am on Thursday 5th January 2017
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Myoko Now ski lift operation notes:

All main lifts running

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(updated daily during winter)
Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Recent Myoko Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 5th January 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Myoko Now reports up until Thursday 5th January 2017
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 5th January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Myoko Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Thursday 5th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
5th January 3cm 0cm -
4th January 2cm 0cm 0cm
3rd January 13cm 0cm 80cm
2nd January 0cm 0cm -
1st January 0cm 30cm 50cm
31st December 5cm 0cm 20cm
30th December 63cm 5cm 5cm
Previous 7 days total 86cm 35cm 155cm
Previous 14 days total 174cm 130cm 295cm
November observed snowfall total 12cm 0cm 0cm
December observed snowfall total 345cm 140cm 561cm
January observed snowfall total 18cm 267cm 525cm
February observed snowfall total - 326cm 317cm
March observed snowfall total - 144cm 155cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 375cm 878cm 1558cm
Myoko Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 5th January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Myoko 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 - 12cm
[12cm]
345cm
[357cm]
18cm
[375cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - 0cm
[0cm]
140cm
[140cm]
267cm
[407cm]
326cm
[733cm]
144cm
[877cm]
1cm
[878cm]
0cm
[878cm]
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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