Zao Now daily snow and weather - Monday 14th March 2016

Zao Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:03am on Monday 14th March 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fog, cloud
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Not just now but possible during the day
wind condition
Light
Limited
This report
Monday 14th March 2016, 9:03am
1cm
Sunday 13th March 2016, 8:15am 0cm
Saturday 12th March 2016, 10:17am 0cm
Friday 11th March 2016, 10:29am 1cm
Thursday 10th March 2016, 9:35am 0cm
Wednesday 9th March 2016, 9:35am 0cm
Tuesday 8th March 2016, 9:36am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 2cm
Last 14 reports (total): 41cm
Current month (March 2016) total: 41cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 453cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:03am on Monday 14th March 2016
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Morning from Zao.

Just a dusting of snow enough for me to award 1cm at base!

This morning there's a lot of fog around with limited visibility on the mountain and just a light wind.

If it doesn't clear up much today it should more tomorrow and generally clearer and sunnier skies are likely over the next few days. Going to start getting warmer too

Nighta on the Yokokura area finished for the season last night, and the nighta over on the Uwanodai area will continue on until Monday 21st March - so just one more week.

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Information as of Monday 14th March 2016 (subject to change)

Lifts closed: Karamatsu pair, Ryuzan pair

Official snow depths:

Utopia: 85cm
Chuo: 130cm
Paradise: 130cm
Uwanodai: 55cm

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6 day Zao Onsen snow and weather forecast

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

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  2015/2016
*as of Monday 14th March 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
14th March 1cm 5cm 0cm
13th March 0cm 15cm 0cm
12th March 0cm 14cm 30cm
11th March 1cm 25cm -
10th March 0cm 3cm 25cm
9th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
8th March 0cm 0cm 3cm
Previous 7 days total 2cm 62cm 73cm
Previous 14 days total 41cm 88cm 81cm
November observed snowfall total 22cm 20cm 12cm
December observed snowfall total 96cm 281cm 179cm
January observed snowfall total 211cm 118cm 111cm
February observed snowfall total 83cm 181cm 166cm
March observed snowfall total 41cm 103cm 107cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 4cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 453cm 703cm 579cm
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Zao 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 - 22cm
[22cm]
96cm
[118cm]
211cm
[329cm]
83cm
[412cm]
41cm
[453cm]
- -
2014/2015 season - 20cm
[20cm]
281cm
[301cm]
118cm
[419cm]
181cm
[600cm]
103cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
2013/2014 season - 12cm
[12cm]
179cm
[191cm]
111cm
[302cm]
166cm
[468cm]
107cm
[575cm]
4cm
[579cm]
0cm
[579cm]
2012/2013 season - 3cm
[3cm]
150cm
[153cm]
243cm
[396cm]
218cm
[614cm]
21cm
[635cm]
22cm
[657cm]
0cm
[657cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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