Zao Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 27th December 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 5:20pm on Thursday 27th December 2012
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
Light wind
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Thursday 27th December 2012, 5:20pm
0cm
Wednesday 26th December 2012, 10:20am 30cm
Tuesday 25th December 2012, 9:12am 0cm
Monday 24th December 2012, 9:04am 3cm
Sunday 23rd December 2012, 10:35am 1cm
Saturday 22nd December 2012, 10:22am 0cm
Friday 21st December 2012, 10:09am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 34cm
Last 14 reports (total): 36cm
Current month (December 2012) total: 149cm
2012/2013 season so far total: 152cm

Archive report: Posted at 5:20pm on Thursday 27th December 2012
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Sorry for the later report today. No new snow to report from Zao this morning and we have had a generally cloudy and calm day here. It has been a very cold day though, starting off around 7am at 8C and not getting a whole lot warmer.

Milder conditions probably over the next three days, especially on Sunday, but soon to return to cold into Monday when we are hoping for the next snowfall.

Official snow depths

Chuo Area
80cm

Utopia
110cm

Paradise
100cm

Uwanodai
50cm

Archive report: Posted at 5:20pm on Thursday 27th December 2012
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

Zao Onsen is almost all open.

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