Nozawa Onsen Now daily snow and weather - Friday 18th January 2019

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:39am on Friday 18th January 2019
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-3°C

Top temp:
-9°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snow is falling
wind condition
Light W
visibility condition
Generally poor
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Friday 18th January 2019, 7:39am
24cm
Thursday 17th January 2019, 8:48am 13cm
Wednesday 16th January 2019, 8:38am 4cm
Tuesday 15th January 2019, 7:17am 0cm
Monday 14th January 2019, 7:58am 0cm
Sunday 13th January 2019, 8:00am 0cm
Saturday 12th January 2019, 7:25am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 41cm
Last 14 reports (total): 136cm
Current month (January 2019) total: 179cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 383cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:39am on Friday 18th January 2019
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Good news this morning with up to 30cm of fresh snow being reported by the resort and me measuring over 20cm on the ground.

Early lifts recommended, though visibility is limited at the start of the day as snow continues to fall. Hopefully there will be some more cm to fall today. Looks like it might be light snow through tomorrow but even if it eases off the snow clouds should still be close by and are forecast to be back in style around Sunday and then Tuesday/Wednesday.

So if the forecasts are correct, we should be enjoying regular top-ups over the coming week. Hope some of you can be here to enjoy it. (But not all at once, please!) ;)

All of Nozawa is open apart from Grand Prix, Mukobayashi; and of course Kandahar which is only open to the general public on a few days.

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Friday 18th January 2019

Fresh snowfall reported by the ski resort (since yesterday morning):

- Yamabiko (1407m): 30cm
- Uenotaira (1230m): 8cm
- Hikage (660m): 20cm
- Nagasaka (615m): 20cm
- Karasawa (563m): 15cm

Official snow depth numbers (reported by resort):

- Yamabiko (1407m): 240cm
- Uenotaira (1230m): 200cm
- Hikage (660m): 150cm
- Nagasaka (615m): 135cm
- Karasawa (563m): 125cm

All lifts apart from the following planned to be operating:

- Yunomine pair
- Mizunashi triple
- Challenge pair
- Utopia pair
- Kandahar pair (open for general public on 12th Feb and 1st Mar 2019)

All courses open apart from the following planned to be open:

- Grand Prix
- Mukobayashi
- Kandahar (open for general public on 12th Feb and 1st Mar 2019)

Archive report: Posted at 7:39am on Friday 18th January 2019
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Nozawa Onsen Now ski lift operation notes:

Nozawa Onsen is open

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Nozawa Onsen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Nozawa Onsen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 18th January 2019
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Nozawa Onsen Now reports up until Friday 18th January 2019
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Nozawa Onsen 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 Nozawa Onsen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2018/2019
*as of Friday 18th January 2019
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
18th January 24cm 0cm 13cm
17th January 13cm 0cm 32cm
16th January 4cm 0cm 27cm
15th January 0cm 1cm 36cm
14th January 0cm 36cm 52cm
13th January 0cm 0cm 28cm
12th January 0cm 1cm 5cm
Previous 7 days total 41cm 38cm 193cm
Previous 14 days total 136cm 72cm 225cm
November observed snowfall total 2cm 21cm 2cm
December observed snowfall total 202cm 217cm 161cm
January observed snowfall total 179cm 325cm 366cm
February observed snowfall total - 131cm 196cm
March observed snowfall total - 5cm 97cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 383cm 700cm 822cm
Nozawa Onsen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 18th January 2019
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Nozawa Onsen 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 - 2cm
[2cm]
202cm
[204cm]
179cm
[383cm]
- - - -
2017/2018 season - 21cm
[21cm]
217cm
[238cm]
325cm
[563cm]
131cm
[694cm]
5cm
[699cm]
1cm
[700cm]
0cm
[700cm]
2016/2017 season - 2cm
[2cm]
161cm
[163cm]
366cm
[529cm]
196cm
[725cm]
97cm
[822cm]
0cm
[822cm]
0cm
[822cm]
2015/2016 season - 3cm
[3cm]
100cm
[103cm]
132cm
[235cm]
162cm
[397cm]
75cm
[472cm]
0cm
[472cm]
-
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
437cm
[437cm]
314cm
[751cm]
215cm
[966cm]
78cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
100cm
[115cm]
259cm
[374cm]
168cm
[542cm]
178cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
213cm
[216cm]
311cm
[527cm]
253cm
[780cm]
29cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
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