Appi Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 19th March 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:55am on Saturday 19th March 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Drizzle
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Variable 4m/s
Limited
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Saturday 19th March 2016, 10:55am
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Thursday 17th March 2016, 9:30am 0cm
Wednesday 16th March 2016, 8:49am 0cm
Tuesday 15th March 2016, 10:10am 0cm
Monday 14th March 2016, 10:17am 0cm
Sunday 13th March 2016, 10:15am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 0cm
Last 14 reports (total): 6cm
Current month (March 2016) total: 35cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 460cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:55am on Saturday 19th March 2016
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Well its a rainy Saturday morning here at Appi.

Currently cloudy skies, a little drizzle and a temp outside my front door of +3. It’s definitely not going to be a fun day out there. We’ve also lost 10cm of snow from the base level because of the warmer temperatures. the rain should abate this afternoon and the temperature will start dropping overnight putting us firmly in the minus territory tomorrow. We may even see some very light snow showers too.

While the drop in temperature is good news it will make most of the runs in the morning nice and icy to say the least. As is usual with Spring skiing everywhere conditions on the slopes will range from good to unpleasant depending on what time you’re out there and where you are skiing. At least we’ll get 4 or 5 days on lower temperatures making it feel like a real ski resort.

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Currently planned operating lifts:

- Appi Gondola
- Central Number 1 quad
- Number 2 lift A
- T Bar
- Number 3 lift B
- Number 3 lift C
- Number 4 lift
- Sailer Gondola
- Sailer Quad
- Vista quad

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6 day forecast for Appi Kogen:

6 day snow and weather forecast for Appi Kogen

Archive report: Posted at 10:55am on Saturday 19th March 2016
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Appi Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

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