Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Friday 13th April 2018

Shiga Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:52am on Friday 13th April 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fine
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Good
This report
Friday 13th April 2018, 8:52am
0cm
Wednesday 11th April 2018, 8:08am 0cm
Monday 9th April 2018, 8:35am 0cm
Sunday 8th April 2018, 8:43am 6cm
Thursday 5th April 2018, 10:25am 0cm
Monday 2nd April 2018, 7:52am 0cm
Saturday 31st March 2018, 9:10am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 6cm
Last 14 reports (total): 10cm
Current month (April 2018) total: 6cm
2017/2018 season so far total: 862cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:52am on Friday 13th April 2018
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Morning from Shiga Kogen.

Since my last report we have had some rain but yesterday was fine weather.

It's actually quite cold this morning but generally fine weather again, so it should be a nice day to be out.

Over the weekend (later tomorrow?) it looks like there is a chance of some rain, perhaps even some snow higher up if we are lucky.

A number of ski lifts will be opening up again for the weekend - for planned lift operation details please see below.

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The section of Route 292 between Shiga Kogen and Kusatsu is still closed with a planned re-opening at 10am on Friday 20th April.

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Planned closing date information for the ski areas around Shiga Kogen. Note that all are subject to change - please check with resorts

Takamagahara Mammoth
Quad lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May
Triple lift open on 12th-15th April

Tannenomori
Quad lift open on 14th, 15th April; 28th April until 6th May

Ichinose Family
Quad lift open daily until 6th May
Number 2 pair A lift open on 14th, 15th April
Number 2 pair B lift open until 6th May

Terakoya
Quad lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May
Pair lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May

Ichinose Diamond
Quad lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May
Ichinose Diamond pair lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May
Ichinose Yamanokami pair lift open on 14th, 15th April (and possibly beyond depending on snow conditions)

Yakebitaiyama
Number 1 Gondola open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May
Number 2 high speed lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May
Number 4 romance lift operating when Number 2 Gondola not operating

Okushiga Kogen
Number 2 pair lift open daily until 6th May; 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th May
Number 3 pair lift open daily until 6th May; 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th May
Number 4 pair lift open daily on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May; 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th May
Number 6 pair lift open daily until 6th May
Gondola open until 6th May

Kumanoyu
Number 1 pair lift open daily until 6th May
Number 2 pair B lift open daily until 13th May
Quad lift open on 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd April; 28th April until 6th May

Yokoteyama & Shibutoge
Number 1 Sky A lift open daily until 6th May - possibly beyond that depending on snow conditions
Number 1 Sky B lift open daily until 6th May - possibly beyond that depending on snow conditions
Number 2 Sky lift open daily until 6th May - possibly beyond that depending on snow conditions
Number 3 Sky lift open daily until 6th May - possibly beyond that depending on snow conditions
Shibutoge lift open daily until 6th May - possibly beyond that depending on snow conditions

Archive report: Posted at 8:52am on Friday 13th April 2018
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Part of Shiga Kogen remains open. More lifts plan to be operating for the weekend.

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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent Shiga Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 13th April 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Friday 13th April 2018
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 13th April 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Shiga Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2017/2018
*as of Friday 13th April 2018
2016/2017
Season
2015/2016
Season
13th April 0cm - -
11th April 0cm - -
9th April 0cm - -
8th April 6cm - 0cm
5th April 0cm - -
2nd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
31st March 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 6cm 22cm 8cm
Previous 14 days total 10cm 58cm 26cm
November observed snowfall total 47cm 27cm 7cm
December observed snowfall total 276cm 215cm 105cm
January observed snowfall total 326cm 485cm 204cm
February observed snowfall total 189cm 272cm 147cm
March observed snowfall total 18cm 136cm 97cm
April observed snowfall total 6cm 22cm 8cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 862cm 1157cm 568cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 13th April 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Shiga Kogen 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 - 47cm
[47cm]
276cm
[323cm]
326cm
[649cm]
189cm
[838cm]
18cm
[856cm]
6cm
[862cm]
-
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
485cm
[727cm]
272cm
[999cm]
136cm
[1135cm]
22cm
[1157cm]
0cm
[1157cm]
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
204cm
[316cm]
147cm
[463cm]
97cm
[560cm]
8cm
[568cm]
0cm
[568cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
10cm
[10cm]
257cm
[267cm]
144cm
[411cm]
214cm
[625cm]
119cm
[744cm]
12cm
[756cm]
0cm
[756cm]
2013/2014 season - 1cm
[1cm]
145cm
[146cm]
188cm
[334cm]
208cm
[542cm]
113cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
2012/2013 season 1cm
[1cm]
2cm
[3cm]
126cm
[129cm]
193cm
[322cm]
158cm
[480cm]
60cm
[540cm]
10cm
[550cm]
0cm
[550cm]
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