Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Friday 20th January 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:32am on Friday 20th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Blue sky, some cloud
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-14°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None at the moment
wind condition
Variable
visibility condition
Excellent
This report
Friday 20th January 2017, 9:32am
0cm
Thursday 19th January 2017, 9:23am 3cm
Wednesday 18th January 2017, 8:42am 8cm
Tuesday 17th January 2017, 10:09am 46cm
Monday 16th January 2017, 9:21am 62cm
Sunday 15th January 2017, 9:26am 70cm
Saturday 14th January 2017, 9:29am 26cm
Last 7 reports (total): 215cm
Last 14 reports (total): 273cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 320cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 562cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:32am on Friday 20th January 2017
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

It's sunny this morning with some cloud and a southerly wind.

Fresh snow is due tonight and into the day tomorrow so there should be a nice new fresh layer on the slopes for people coming for the weekend. After that more regular snow on the forecast into next week.

Looks like a good pattern.

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Official snow depths numbers reported by different areas of Shiga Kogen:

Most of ski lifts and courses in Shiga Kogen are now open.
Please note that these numbers are the official numbers that ski resorts publish.

Giant
230cm

Higashitateyama
230cm

Ichinose Family
220cm

Ichinose Diamond
220cm

Kumanoyu
260cm

Maruike
170cm

Nishitateyama
220cm

Okushiga Kogen
250cm

Sun Valley
170cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
220cm

Terakoya
200cm

Yakebitaiyama
260cm

Yokoteyama
250cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:32am on Friday 20th January 2017
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Shiga Kogen resort areas all open

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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Shiga Kogen 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 20cm 20cm
19th January 3cm 24cm 0cm
18th January 8cm 28cm 15cm
17th January 46cm 0cm 10cm
16th January 62cm 2cm 0cm
15th January 70cm 3cm 0cm
14th January 26cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 215cm 77cm 45cm
Previous 14 days total 273cm 103cm 89cm
November observed snowfall total 27cm 7cm 10cm
December observed snowfall total 215cm 105cm 257cm
January observed snowfall total 320cm 204cm 144cm
February observed snowfall total - 147cm 214cm
March observed snowfall total - 97cm 119cm
April observed snowfall total - 8cm 12cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 562cm 568cm 756cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 20th January 2017
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 - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
320cm
[562cm]
- - - -
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]
  October November December January February March April May
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