Zao Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 6th February 2014

Zao Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 11:10am on Thursday 6th February 2014
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
-8°C

Top temp:
-14°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snow
wind condition
Moderate to strong
Poor
This report
Thursday 6th February 2014, 11:10am
10cm
Wednesday 5th February 2014, 9:44am 3cm
Tuesday 4th February 2014, 10:01am 0cm
Monday 3rd February 2014, 9:17am 0cm
Sunday 2nd February 2014, 9:44am 0cm
Saturday 1st February 2014, 10:12am 0cm
Friday 31st January 2014, 9:40am 2cm
Last 7 reports (total): 15cm
Last 14 reports (total): 37cm
Current month (February 2014) total: 13cm
2013/2014 season so far total: 315cm

Archive report: Posted at 11:10am on Thursday 6th February 2014
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Morning from a snowy and windy Zao again. Over 10cm of fresh snow on the ground, cold, strong winds blowing it about and poor visibility is the story of the day here. Lifts seem to be moving ok though.

We are due to see calmer conditions tomorrow and maybe even some breaks in the cloud but come weekend and we are back to snow. Possibly heavy snow as well, even though it doesn't look like it will be quite as cold as it is the last few days.

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Official snow depths (6th February 14):
Utopia: 250cm
Chuo: 195cm
Paradise: 230cm
Uwanodai: 140cm

Archive report: Posted at 11:10am on Thursday 6th February 2014
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

Zao Onsen is open

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*as of Thursday 6th February 2014
2012/2013
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Season
6th February 10cm 2cm -
5th February 3cm 10cm -
4th February 0cm 1cm -
3rd February 0cm 0cm -
2nd February 0cm 0cm -
1st February 0cm 0cm -
31st January 2cm 0cm -
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Previous 14 days total 37cm 112cm 0cm
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February observed snowfall total 13cm 218cm -
March observed snowfall total - 21cm -
April observed snowfall total - 22cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 315cm 657cm 0cm
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - - - - - - - -
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2013/2014 season - 12cm
[12cm]
179cm
[191cm]
111cm
[302cm]
13cm
[315cm]
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2012/2013 season - 3cm
[3cm]
150cm
[153cm]
243cm
[396cm]
218cm
[614cm]
21cm
[635cm]
22cm
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0cm
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