Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Friday 27th March 2020

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:22am on Friday 27th March 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloudy; some blue in the distance
Base temp:
15°C

Top temp:
12°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Nothing yet
wind condition
Moderate south wind
visibility condition
Actually good visibility
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This report
Friday 27th March 2020, 10:22am
0cm
Thursday 26th March 2020, 9:53am 0cm
Wednesday 25th March 2020, 8:58am 16cm
Tuesday 24th March 2020, 10:57am 25cm
Monday 23rd March 2020, 9:33am 0cm
Sunday 22nd March 2020, 10:10am 0cm
Saturday 21st March 2020, 9:27am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 41cm
Last 14 reports (total): 81cm
Current month (March 2020) total: 103cm
2019/2020 season so far total: 860cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:22am on Friday 27th March 2020
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Back to gray, warm, south winds, and almost certain rain later. There is snow on the forecast for tomorrow, which seems unbelievable today. Of course, the freezing level is at 3350 meters today, and will be coming down to maybe 600 meters tomorrow - just what it's been doing all season. Roller coaster changes in the freezing level.

We've got a pretty steady south wind going right now, which is really bringing the snow level down. The big bare patches just below the Kanko Hotel are back; I wonder how long they'll be able to keep Hotel No. 2 lift going? I'm sure there are similar "challenging" spots at the other resorts as well.

And keep an eye on some of the official reports from the resorts. If they aren't showing decreasing snowpack, or temperatures way below the others, assume it's not going to be that great. But do feel free to come and ski, once the rain is over!

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Akakura Kanko:
150cm, 9°
Hotel No. 1 Lift now closed; all others running

Akakura Onsen:
150cm, 4°
Ginrei area closed; all other main lifts running

Ikenotaira Onsen:
70cm, 2° (no new report today)
Capsule Pair and Ikenotaira Quad lifts only

Myoko Suginohara:
90cm, 6°
Gondola, Mitahara No. 2 lifts only

Seki Onsen:
280cm, -5° (no new reports for two days....)

Myoko Ski Park:
80cm, 76° (no new info for today; they must have updated late yesterday)
Open weekends only

Kyukamura RunRun:
130cm, 8°

Tangram Ski Circus:
45cm, 5°
Lifts No. 1, 3, 5 open

Madarao Kogen:
80cm, 11.3°
Main lifts running

Lotte Arai Resort
280cm, 17.7°
Sanroku No. 1 and 2 closed

Kurohime Kogen Snow Park
Closed for the season

Archive report: Posted at 10:22am on Friday 27th March 2020
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

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  2019/2020
*as of Friday 27th March 2020
2018/2019
Season
2017/2018
Season
27th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
26th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
25th March 16cm 1cm 0cm
24th March 25cm 11cm 0cm
23rd March 0cm 4cm 0cm
22nd March 0cm 0cm 0cm
21st March 0cm 0cm 2cm
Previous 7 days total 41cm 16cm 2cm
Previous 14 days total 81cm 55cm 6cm
November observed snowfall total 11cm 5cm 81cm
December observed snowfall total 59cm 475cm 468cm
January observed snowfall total 248cm 648cm 524cm
February observed snowfall total 439cm 397cm 250cm
March observed snowfall total 103cm 97cm 33cm
April observed snowfall total - 83cm 6cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 860cm 1705cm 1362cm
Myoko Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Myoko 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 - 11cm
[11cm]
59cm
[70cm]
248cm
[318cm]
439cm
[757cm]
103cm
[860cm]
- -
2018/2019 season - 5cm
[5cm]
475cm
[480cm]
648cm
[1128cm]
397cm
[1525cm]
97cm
[1622cm]
83cm
[1705cm]
0cm
[1705cm]
2017/2018 season - 81cm
[81cm]
468cm
[549cm]
524cm
[1073cm]
250cm
[1323cm]
33cm
[1356cm]
6cm
[1362cm]
0cm
[1362cm]
2016/2017 season - 12cm
[12cm]
345cm
[357cm]
629cm
[986cm]
333cm
[1319cm]
157cm
[1476cm]
2cm
[1478cm]
0cm
[1478cm]
2015/2016 season - 0cm
[0cm]
140cm
[140cm]
267cm
[407cm]
326cm
[733cm]
144cm
[877cm]
1cm
[878cm]
0cm
[878cm]
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
561cm
[561cm]
525cm
[1086cm]
317cm
[1403cm]
155cm
[1558cm]
0cm
[1558cm]
0cm
[1558cm]
2013/2014 season - 20cm
[20cm]
219cm
[239cm]
377cm
[616cm]
242cm
[858cm]
245cm
[1103cm]
10cm
[1113cm]
0cm
[1113cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
17cm
[17cm]
334cm
[351cm]
508cm
[859cm]
424cm
[1283cm]
76cm
[1359cm]
11cm
[1370cm]
0cm
[1370cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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