Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 5th January 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:20am on Tuesday 5th January 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Mostly clear and sunny
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-7°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light
Excellent
This report
Tuesday 5th January 2016, 10:20am
0cm
Monday 4th January 2016, 9:55am 0cm
Sunday 3rd January 2016, 9:59am 0cm
Saturday 2nd January 2016, 10:01am 2cm
Friday 1st January 2016, 10:23am 18cm
Thursday 31st December 2015, 11:00am 0cm
Wednesday 30th December 2015, 9:24am 4cm
Last 7 reports (total): 24cm
Last 14 reports (total): 66cm
Current month (January 2016) total: 20cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 132cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:20am on Tuesday 5th January 2016
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

A dusting of snow overnight but no new cm to report.

Rather than keeping going we have more sunshine this morning over Shiga Kogen. Some are saying a chance of snow today, perhaps later on or tonight? For now though it feels like if anything it's going to clear up and be a fine day again.

We are definitely heading back to colder conditions though over the next run of few days with snow expected on Thursday and then really low mid-winter like temps as we get into Saturday with perhaps heavy snow as well. Who wants some of that then? ;)

For now though we are still seeing resorts somewhat struggle and try to do their best with the amount of snow we currently have. Still us being high up here we are doing better than some places lower down in the valley.

Snow Gods. Help us please!

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Official snow depths at Shiga Kogen resort areas (Tuesday 5th January 2016):

Sun Valley
30cm

Maruike
30cm

Hasuike
20cm

Giant
40cm

Higashitateyama
20cm

Bunadaira
40cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
40cm

Nishitateyama
40cm

Tannenomori Okojo
40cm

Ichinose Family
40cm

Terakoya
30cm

Ichinose Diamond
40cm

Ichinose Yamanokami
40cm

Yakebitaiyama
45cm

Okushiga Kogen
40cm

Kumanoyu
40cm

Yokoteyama & Shibutoge
40cm

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6 day snow and weather forecasts:

Ichinose Family 6-day snow and weather forecast
Okushiga Kogen 6-day snow and weather forecast
Yokoteyama 6-day snow and weather forecast

Archive report: Posted at 10:20am on Tuesday 5th January 2016
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Shiga Kogen is part open

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  2015/2016
*as of Tuesday 5th January 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
5th January 0cm 2cm 5cm
4th January 0cm 0cm 5cm
3rd January 0cm 15cm 0cm
2nd January 2cm 5cm 15cm
1st January 18cm 5cm 0cm
31st December 0cm 1cm 5cm
30th December 4cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 24cm 28cm 30cm
Previous 14 days total 66cm 63cm 69cm
November observed snowfall total 7cm 10cm 1cm
December observed snowfall total 105cm 257cm 145cm
January observed snowfall total 20cm 144cm 188cm
February observed snowfall total - 214cm 208cm
March observed snowfall total - 119cm 113cm
April observed snowfall total - 12cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 132cm 756cm 655cm
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Shiga Kogen 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 - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
20cm
[132cm]
- - - -
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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