Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 19th January 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:23am on Thursday 19th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-14°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Varied
This report
Thursday 19th January 2017, 9:23am
3cm
Wednesday 18th January 2017, 8:42am 8cm
Tuesday 17th January 2017, 10:09am 46cm
Monday 16th January 2017, 9:21am 62cm
Sunday 15th January 2017, 9:26am 70cm
Saturday 14th January 2017, 9:29am 26cm
Friday 13th January 2017, 8:34am 14cm
Last 7 reports (total): 229cm
Last 14 reports (total): 294cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 320cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 562cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:23am on Thursday 19th January 2017
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Just a bit of snow to report this morning after the lovely day we had yesterday (especially in the morning).

It is snowing now but not expected to last much into this afternoon. In fact here in the Hasuike area it feels like it is starting to ease off and visibility is improving already.

For those planning on coming Saturday morning. Come prepared for potential heavy snowfall late Friday into Saturday morning.

Beyond that there's also regular snowfall on the forecast.

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Official snow depths numbers reported by different areas of Shiga Kogen:

Most of ski lifts and courses in Shiga Kogen are now open.
Please note that these numbers are the official numbers that ski resorts publish.

Giant
230cm

Higashitateyama
230cm

Ichinose Family
220cm

Ichinose Diamond
260cm

Kumanoyu
260cm

Maruike
170cm

Nishitateyama
220cm

Okushiga Kogen
250cm

Sun Valley
170cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
220cm

Terakoya
200cm

Yakebitaiyama
220cm

Yokoteyama
250cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:23am on Thursday 19th January 2017
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Pretty much every course at Shiga Kogen is open

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Thursday 19th January 2017
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Shiga Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Thursday 19th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
19th January 3cm 24cm 0cm
18th January 8cm 28cm 15cm
17th January 46cm 0cm 10cm
16th January 62cm 2cm 0cm
15th January 70cm 3cm 0cm
14th January 26cm 0cm 0cm
13th January 14cm 0cm 5cm
Previous 7 days total 229cm 57cm 30cm
Previous 14 days total 294cm 83cm 69cm
November observed snowfall total 27cm 7cm 10cm
December observed snowfall total 215cm 105cm 257cm
January observed snowfall total 320cm 204cm 144cm
February observed snowfall total - 147cm 214cm
March observed snowfall total - 97cm 119cm
April observed snowfall total - 8cm 12cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 562cm 568cm 756cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 19th January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Shiga Kogen Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
320cm
[562cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
204cm
[316cm]
147cm
[463cm]
97cm
[560cm]
8cm
[568cm]
0cm
[568cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
10cm
[10cm]
257cm
[267cm]
144cm
[411cm]
214cm
[625cm]
119cm
[744cm]
12cm
[756cm]
0cm
[756cm]
2013/2014 season - 1cm
[1cm]
145cm
[146cm]
188cm
[334cm]
208cm
[542cm]
113cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
2012/2013 season 1cm
[1cm]
2cm
[3cm]
126cm
[129cm]
193cm
[322cm]
158cm
[480cm]
60cm
[540cm]
10cm
[550cm]
0cm
[550cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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