Zao Now daily snow and weather - Monday 12th March 2018

Zao Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Zao Onsen (Yamagata), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:40am on Monday 12th March 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
-3°C

Top temp:
-9°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snow due this morning
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Fair currently
This report
Monday 12th March 2018, 7:40am
0cm
Sunday 11th March 2018, 8:58am 0cm
Saturday 10th March 2018, 8:45am 0cm
Friday 9th March 2018, 11:01am 0cm
Thursday 8th March 2018, 10:05am 0cm
Wednesday 7th March 2018, 7:46am 0cm
Tuesday 6th March 2018, 8:00am 3cm
Last 7 reports (total): 3cm
Last 14 reports (total): 29cm
Current month (March 2018) total: 16cm
2017/2018 season so far total: 745cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:40am on Monday 12th March 2018
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Morning from Zao.

Snow expected to be falling this morning though I wouldn't be expecting new cm. Perhaps a dusting.

From tomorrow it's sun, sun and sun by the looks of the forecasts. And warmth too - getting a little warmer each day and into double digits on Thursday. So we can be expecting some nice spring conditions. We can't keep it cold, so might as well just accept it and enjoy it!

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Lifts and course info:

- All lifts moving as planned
- All areas open as planned
- Note: the Karamatsu pair lift has now closed for the season

Official snow depths:

- Summit area: 185cm
- Paradise area: 220cm
- Chuo area: 220cm
- Utopia area: 190cm
- Uwanodai area: 135cm
- Oomori area: 130cm

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Zao Onsen forecast:

Zao Onsen 6-day snow and weather forecast

Archive report: Posted at 7:40am on Monday 12th March 2018
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

Zao Onsen is open as normal

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Zao Now observed snowfall data: Recent Zao Now reports
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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Zao Now reports up until Monday 12th March 2018
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Zao Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Zao Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2017/2018
*as of Monday 12th March 2018
2016/2017
Season
2015/2016
Season
12th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
11th March 0cm 0cm 1cm
10th March 0cm 3cm 0cm
9th March 0cm 2cm 0cm
8th March 0cm 8cm 0cm
7th March 0cm 1cm 0cm
6th March 3cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 3cm 14cm 1cm
Previous 14 days total 29cm 14cm 45cm
November observed snowfall total 66cm 11cm 22cm
December observed snowfall total 193cm 98cm 96cm
January observed snowfall total 275cm 241cm 211cm
February observed snowfall total 195cm 105cm 83cm
March observed snowfall total 16cm 65cm 45cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 3cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 745cm 520cm 460cm
Zao Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 12th March 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Zao Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - 66cm
[66cm]
193cm
[259cm]
275cm
[534cm]
195cm
[729cm]
16cm
[745cm]
- -
2016/2017 season - 11cm
[11cm]
98cm
[109cm]
241cm
[350cm]
105cm
[455cm]
65cm
[520cm]
0cm
[520cm]
0cm
[520cm]
2015/2016 season - 22cm
[22cm]
96cm
[118cm]
211cm
[329cm]
83cm
[412cm]
45cm
[457cm]
3cm
[460cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 20cm
[20cm]
281cm
[301cm]
118cm
[419cm]
181cm
[600cm]
103cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
2013/2014 season - 12cm
[12cm]
179cm
[191cm]
111cm
[302cm]
166cm
[468cm]
107cm
[575cm]
4cm
[579cm]
0cm
[579cm]
2012/2013 season - 3cm
[3cm]
150cm
[153cm]
243cm
[396cm]
218cm
[614cm]
21cm
[635cm]
22cm
[657cm]
0cm
[657cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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