Appi Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 18th March 2020

Appi Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:38am on Wednesday 18th March 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light rain > snow
wind condition
Gusty
visibility condition
Fine
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This report
Wednesday 18th March 2020, 9:38am
5cm
Tuesday 17th March 2020, 9:25am 10cm
Monday 16th March 2020, 8:22am 11cm
Sunday 15th March 2020, 8:00am 0cm
Saturday 14th March 2020, 10:46am 4cm
Friday 13th March 2020, 11:49am 0cm
Thursday 12th March 2020, 10:32am 10cm
Last 7 reports (total): 40cm
Last 14 reports (total): 50cm
Current month (March 2020) total: 72cm
2019/2020 season so far total: 676cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:38am on Wednesday 18th March 2020
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Appi.

Last night brought another 5cm of fresh snow. It is still snowing at the top but light rain is falling around the base. The winds are gusty today and blowing quite strong around the summit. The snow condition will be changing throughout the day due to the mixed rain/snow.

Yesterday saw snow showers throughout the day with light wind. The piste was very bumpy by the end of the day.

Today all lifts are operating as planned.

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APPI is open with the following lifts normally operating (subject to change):

- Appi Gondola
- Central quad lift
- Central Number 2 lift
- Central Number 3A lift
- Central Number 5 lift
- Sailer quad lift
- Vista quad lift

- Most normal courses at APPI are open
- Nishimori area is now closed
- Dragon tail, Cruise 1, Cruise 2, Bravo, Attack tree run courses are normally open
- Subject to lift operations & weather conditions

Snowfall numbers
The below numbers are reported by the resort

Cumulative snowfall:
605cm

Natural snow depth:
195cm

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Archive report: Posted at 9:38am on Wednesday 18th March 2020
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Appi Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Appi is open as planned

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Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Appi Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 18th March 2020
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Appi Kogen Now reports up until Wednesday 18th March 2020
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Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 18th March 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Appi Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2019/2020
*as of Wednesday 18th March 2020
2018/2019
Season
2017/2018
Season
18th March 5cm 0cm -
17th March 10cm - 0cm
16th March 11cm 0cm -
15th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
14th March 4cm 12cm 0cm
13th March 0cm 0cm -
12th March 10cm 0cm 3cm
Previous 7 days total 40cm 12cm 3cm
Previous 14 days total 50cm 18cm 114cm
November observed snowfall total 56cm 20cm 94cm
December observed snowfall total 187cm 316cm 322cm
January observed snowfall total 139cm 201cm 294cm
February observed snowfall total 222cm 124cm 360cm
March observed snowfall total 72cm 93cm 114cm
April observed snowfall total - 25cm 8cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 676cm 779cm 1192cm
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 18th March 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Appi 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
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - 56cm
[56cm]
187cm
[243cm]
139cm
[382cm]
222cm
[604cm]
72cm
[676cm]
- -
2018/2019 season - 20cm
[20cm]
316cm
[336cm]
201cm
[537cm]
124cm
[661cm]
93cm
[754cm]
25cm
[779cm]
0cm
[779cm]
2017/2018 season - 94cm
[94cm]
322cm
[416cm]
294cm
[710cm]
360cm
[1070cm]
114cm
[1184cm]
8cm
[1192cm]
0cm
[1192cm]
2016/2017 season - - 159cm
[159cm]
307cm
[466cm]
253cm
[719cm]
90cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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