Nozawa Onsen Now daily snow and weather - Friday 20th January 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:45am on Friday 20th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Blue sky and some cloud
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None currently
wind condition
Light to moderate
visibility condition
Good on mountain
This report
Friday 20th January 2017, 8:45am
0cm
Thursday 19th January 2017, 8:18am 1cm
Wednesday 18th January 2017, 8:00am 13cm
Tuesday 17th January 2017, 8:43am 32cm
Monday 16th January 2017, 8:36am 27cm
Sunday 15th January 2017, 8:34am 36cm
Saturday 14th January 2017, 8:45am 52cm
Last 7 reports (total): 161cm
Last 14 reports (total): 218cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 226cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 389cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Friday 20th January 2017
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Morning from Nozawa.

No fresh snowfall as expected this morning.

It was very cold last night but today should be a fairly mild day with temps getting up to maybe 4 degrees at base early afternoon.

Blue skies and a bit of cloud this morning above Nozawa - there's an early morning mist down here at base but that should clear soon.

Sounds like there's some gusty wind higher up as well and at the time of this report the Uenotaira quad is on hold.

We're expecting snow by the end of today and overnight so there should be a fresh layer awaiting anyone visiting tomorrow. Doesn't look like it'll be that cold though and the heaviest of the snow should be done by the time the lifts open in the morning. Come prepared though.

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Friday 20th January 2017

Fresh snow reported by resort since yesterday morning:
- Yamabiko: 0cm
- Uenotaira: 0cm
- Hikage: 0cm
- Nagasaka: 0cm
- Karasawa: 0cm

Official snow depths:
- Yamabiko: 300cm
- Uenotaira: 230cm
- Hikage: 185cm
- Nagasaka: 170cm
- Karasawa: 140cm

Lifts operations:
All lifts appear to be operating apart from:
- Yunomine pair
- Mizunashi triple
- Challenge pair
- Utopia pair
- Kandahar pair

Most courses at Nozawa Onsen are now open. Courses not open are:
- Grand Prix
- Kandahar East
- Kandahar West
- Kamoshika

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Friday 20th January 2017
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Nozawa Onsen Now ski lift operation notes:

A few courses aside Nozawa Onsen is open

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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Nozawa Onsen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Friday 20th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
20th January 0cm 9cm 20cm
19th January 1cm 3cm 0cm
18th January 13cm 3cm 30cm
17th January 32cm 4cm 10cm
16th January 27cm 1cm 10cm
15th January 36cm 1cm 0cm
14th January 52cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 161cm 21cm 70cm
Previous 14 days total 218cm 40cm 150cm
November observed snowfall total 2cm 3cm 0cm
December observed snowfall total 161cm 100cm 437cm
January observed snowfall total 226cm 132cm 314cm
February observed snowfall total - 162cm 215cm
March observed snowfall total - 75cm 78cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 389cm 472cm 1044cm
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Nozawa Onsen 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 - 2cm
[2cm]
161cm
[163cm]
226cm
[389cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - 3cm
[3cm]
100cm
[103cm]
132cm
[235cm]
162cm
[397cm]
75cm
[472cm]
0cm
[472cm]
-
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
437cm
[437cm]
314cm
[751cm]
215cm
[966cm]
78cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
100cm
[115cm]
259cm
[374cm]
168cm
[542cm]
178cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
213cm
[216cm]
311cm
[527cm]
253cm
[780cm]
29cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
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