Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Monday 10th December 2018

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:12am on Monday 10th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None currently
wind condition
Light northerly
visibility condition
Average down low, poor up top
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This report
Monday 10th December 2018, 8:12am
12cm
Sunday 9th December 2018, 11:22am 21cm
Saturday 8th December 2018, 10:36am 0cm
Tuesday 1st May 2018, 9:25am 0cm
Sunday 29th April 2018, 11:08am 0cm
Friday 27th April 2018, 10:14am 0cm
Monday 23rd April 2018, 8:02am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 33cm
Last 14 reports (total): 33cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 33cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 33cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:12am on Monday 10th December 2018
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

The snowfall finished overnight at some point. Not too bad to kick off the season and despite how quickly to it settles early on, we ended up with just over 30cm for the storm.

Tenjin will open today! Hodaigi are scheduling this weekend.

The forecast is for a cool, cloudy day and that is certainly the case at the moment. Temps are set to warm tomorrow and snow is forecast for tomorrow night and again on Thursday and Friday.

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Planned opening dates of ski resorts in Minakami

Open from today:
Tanigawa Tenjindaira

As soon as there is enough snow:
Okutone Snow Park

Saturday 15th December:
Minakami Hodaigi

Thursday 20th December:
Minakami Kogen Ski Resort
Norn Minakami

Saturday 22nd December:
Akasawa
Minakami Kogen Fujiwara
Oh-ana
White Valley

Archive report: Posted at 8:12am on Monday 10th December 2018
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

Tenjin opens today, will be the small middle lift initially

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Minakami Now reports up until Monday 10th December 2018
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Minakami Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Minakami Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2018/2019
*as of Monday 10th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
10th December 12cm - 15cm
9th December 21cm 5cm 0cm
8th December 0cm - -
1st May 0cm 0cm -
29th April 0cm - -
27th April 0cm - -
23rd April 0cm - -
Previous 7 days total 33cm 65cm 15cm
Previous 14 days total 33cm 90cm 33cm
November observed snowfall total - - -
December observed snowfall total 33cm 385cm 212cm
January observed snowfall total - 389cm 595cm
February observed snowfall total - 263cm 452cm
March observed snowfall total - 16cm 130cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 33cm 1053cm 1389cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 10th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Minakami Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - - 33cm
[33cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season - - 385cm
[385cm]
389cm
[774cm]
263cm
[1037cm]
16cm
[1053cm]
0cm
[1053cm]
0cm
[1053cm]
2016/2017 season - - 212cm
[212cm]
595cm
[807cm]
452cm
[1259cm]
130cm
[1389cm]
0cm
[1389cm]
0cm
[1389cm]
2015/2016 season - - 154cm
[154cm]
227cm
[381cm]
285cm
[666cm]
78cm
[744cm]
0cm
[744cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
225cm
[225cm]
246cm
[471cm]
378cm
[849cm]
152cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
20cm
[20cm]
159cm
[179cm]
203cm
[382cm]
295cm
[677cm]
159cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
6cm
[6cm]
105cm
[111cm]
144cm
[255cm]
131cm
[386cm]
31cm
[417cm]
30cm
[447cm]
0cm
[447cm]
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