Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 9th March 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:22am on Thursday 9th March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-7°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snowing
wind condition
SW 5m/s
visibility condition
Poor
This report
Thursday 9th March 2017, 9:22am
16cm
Wednesday 8th March 2017, 8:52am 8cm
Tuesday 7th March 2017, 8:35am 1cm
Monday 6th March 2017, 9:04am 0cm
Sunday 5th March 2017, 8:33am 2cm
Saturday 4th March 2017, 9:04am 1cm
Friday 3rd March 2017, 9:30am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 28cm
Last 14 reports (total): 39cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 28cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 713cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:22am on Thursday 9th March 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Good morning from Grandeco.

Finally, winter has come back - 16cm of fresh snow on the ground here at base.

There's lots of snow around all of a sudden, not only on the ski courses but also on the roads.

A good day to enjoy powder snow.

Snow is keep falling heavily at this moment 9:00 and visibility is poor.

Snow should be falling until tomorrow, hope to have more and more new fresh snow after this.

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Snow Park Information:

[Dekodaira E park]
9m kicker and 9m kicker.

[Deokoboko park]
6m straight wide box, 6m down box, 6m straight rail, box, 6m straight box, box, 6m carve box, 6m arch box, deco-barrel, 3m table top and 5m table top.

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Lifts operating:

Lifts Operating:

- Gondola
- Number 1 quad lift
- Number 2 quad lift
- Number 3 quad lift
- Number 4 quad lift

Courses open:

All courses now open

Official snow depth:
290cm

Road Condition to Grandeco:
Inawashiro through Goshikinuma: snow
Goshukinuma through Grandeco: heavy snow

Archive report: Posted at 9:22am on Thursday 9th March 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Grandeco Now ski lift operation notes:

All lifts and courses are open

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  2016/2017
*as of Thursday 9th March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
9th March 16cm 0cm -
8th March 8cm 0cm -
7th March 1cm 0cm -
6th March 0cm 0cm -
5th March 2cm 0cm -
4th March 1cm 0cm -
3rd March 0cm 6cm -
Previous 7 days total 28cm 6cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 39cm 46cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 4cm - -
December observed snowfall total 112cm 177cm -
January observed snowfall total 327cm 232cm -
February observed snowfall total 242cm 130cm -
March observed snowfall total 28cm 27cm -
April observed snowfall total - 5cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 713cm 571cm 0cm
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Grandeco Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 4cm
[4cm]
112cm
[116cm]
327cm
[443cm]
242cm
[685cm]
28cm
[713cm]
- -
2015/2016 season - - 177cm
[177cm]
232cm
[409cm]
130cm
[539cm]
27cm
[566cm]
5cm
[571cm]
0cm
[571cm]
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