Zao Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 24th January 2016

Zao Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:20am on Sunday 24th January 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud and fog
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-9°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow just now
wind condition
Light
Poor
This report
Sunday 24th January 2016, 8:20am
2cm
Saturday 23rd January 2016, 9:09am 1cm
Friday 22nd January 2016, 10:23am 0cm
Thursday 21st January 2016, 9:34am 8cm
Wednesday 20th January 2016, 9:19am 12cm
Tuesday 19th January 2016, 9:37am 46cm
Monday 18th January 2016, 9:05am 26cm
Last 7 reports (total): 95cm
Last 14 reports (total): 126cm
Current month (January 2016) total: 165cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 283cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:20am on Sunday 24th January 2016
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Morning from Zao.

I can see storms affecting lots of areas this morning but not here in Zao. Just 2cm of snowfall (just about) since my last report and not much of a wind. It's whiteout conditions on the mountain though with fog making visibility very poor.

Still all lifts are go and the resort remains open. Just take care where you're going!

We are forecast snow for today and maybe more tomorrow but things should ease off from Tuesday in terms of snow but there might be some strong winds this coming week.

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Information as of Sunday 24th January 2016 (subject to change)

All planned lifts are operating this morning

Official snow depths:

Utopia: 110cm
Chuo: 140cm
Paradise: 135cm
Uwanodai: 95cm

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6 day Zao Onsen snow and weather forecast

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

All lifts operating

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Zao Now reports up until Sunday 24th January 2016
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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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  2015/2016
*as of Sunday 24th January 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
24th January 2cm 0cm 0cm
23rd January 1cm 0cm 10cm
22nd January 0cm 0cm 0cm
21st January 8cm 0cm 0cm
20th January 12cm 5cm 5cm
19th January 46cm 0cm 2cm
18th January 26cm 15cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 95cm 20cm 17cm
Previous 14 days total 126cm 33cm 36cm
November observed snowfall total 22cm 20cm 12cm
December observed snowfall total 96cm 281cm 179cm
January observed snowfall total 165cm 118cm 111cm
February observed snowfall total - 181cm 166cm
March observed snowfall total - 103cm 107cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 4cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 283cm 703cm 579cm
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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 - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 22cm
[22cm]
96cm
[118cm]
165cm
[283cm]
- - - -
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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