Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Friday 3rd March 2017

Grandeco Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Bandai (Fukushima), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:30am on Friday 3rd March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, bit of sunshine...
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
...and light snow!
wind condition
N 10m/s
visibility condition
Decent
This report
Friday 3rd March 2017, 9:30am
0cm
Thursday 2nd March 2017, 9:07am 0cm
Wednesday 1st March 2017, 8:49am 0cm
Tuesday 28th February 2017, 9:12am 0cm
Monday 27th February 2017, 9:10am 1cm
Sunday 26th February 2017, 9:06am 8cm
Saturday 25th February 2017, 8:33am 2cm
Last 7 reports (total): 11cm
Last 14 reports (total): 56cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 0cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 685cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:30am on Friday 3rd March 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Good morning from Grandeco.

There's a light dusting of snow to report this morning.

A fairly strong wind from the north might affect the Gondola this morning but the other lifts are moving as usual.

The forecast is looking fairly decent over the coming week especially the first part of next week with the potential for some good snowfall - and intermittent snow showers in the meantime.

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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:
280cm

Road Condition to Grandeco:
Inawashiro through Goshikinuma: wet
Goshukinuma through Grandeco: wet, icy in parts

Archive report: Posted at 9:30am on Friday 3rd 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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Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Recent Grandeco Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 3rd March 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Grandeco Now reports up until Friday 3rd March 2017
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 3rd March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Grandeco Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Friday 3rd March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
3rd March 0cm 6cm -
2nd March 0cm 1cm -
1st March 0cm 11cm -
28th February 0cm 3cm -
27th February 1cm 16cm -
26th February 8cm 8cm -
25th February 2cm 1cm -
Previous 7 days total 11cm 45cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 56cm 56cm 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 0cm 27cm -
April observed snowfall total - 5cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 685cm 571cm 0cm
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 3rd March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Grandeco Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2016/2017 season - 4cm
[4cm]
112cm
[116cm]
327cm
[443cm]
242cm
[685cm]
0cm
[685cm]
- -
2015/2016 season - - 177cm
[177cm]
232cm
[409cm]
130cm
[539cm]
27cm
[566cm]
5cm
[571cm]
0cm
[571cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Grandeco Now reports before Friday 3rd March 2017
Grandeco Now reports from the same period last season
Grandeco Now archived reporting
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