Zao Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 5th March 2013

Zao Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Zao Onsen (Yamagata), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:30am on Tuesday 5th March 2013
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
-3°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
Light wind
Fair to good
This report
Tuesday 5th March 2013, 8:30am
0cm
Monday 4th March 2013, 9:26am 0cm
Sunday 3rd March 2013, 10:07am 5cm
Saturday 2nd March 2013, 9:03am 3cm
Friday 1st March 2013, 9:33am 0cm
Thursday 28th February 2013, 9:35am 0cm
Wednesday 27th February 2013, 12:20pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 8cm
Last 14 reports (total): 137cm
Current month (March 2013) total: 8cm
2012/2013 season so far total: 622cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:30am on Tuesday 5th March 2013
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

A beautiful day yesterday in Zao Onsen and some fine 'ice monster scenery' to be had with some deep blue skies as background. Lovely. Yes, it warmed up, but not tooooo much.

This morning there's much more cloud around and it's a chilly morning. Hopefully it will stay so for the day as tomorrow that inevitable warm up seems to still be on the cards. No fresh snow likely through until at least next week (if anything we might see a spot of rain just before the weekend).

Let's see how it all pans out...

Official snow depths

Chuo Area
270cm

Utopia
320cm

Paradise
260cm

Uwanodai
170cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:30am on Tuesday 5th March 2013
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

Zao Onsen is open

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The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 5th March 2013
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Zao Now reports up until Tuesday 5th March 2013
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Zao Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Zao Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2012/2013
*as of Tuesday 5th March 2013
2011/2012
Season
2010/2011
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4th March 0cm - -
3rd March 5cm - -
2nd March 3cm - -
1st March 0cm - -
28th February 0cm - -
27th February 0cm - -
Previous 7 days total 8cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 137cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 3cm - -
December observed snowfall total 150cm - -
January observed snowfall total 243cm - -
February observed snowfall total 218cm - -
March observed snowfall total 8cm - -
April observed snowfall total - - -
May observed snowfall total - - -
Season observed snowfall total 622cm 0cm 0cm
Zao Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
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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 - - - - - - - -
2014/2015 season - - - - - - - -
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2012/2013 season - 3cm
[3cm]
150cm
[153cm]
243cm
[396cm]
218cm
[614cm]
8cm
[622cm]
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