Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 5th April 2017

Grandeco Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Bandai (Fukushima), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:44am on Wednesday 5th April 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fair blue skies
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
S 2m/s
visibility condition
Excellent
This report
Wednesday 5th April 2017, 8:44am
0cm
Tuesday 4th April 2017, 8:40am 4cm
Monday 3rd April 2017, 8:58am 0cm
Sunday 2nd April 2017, 8:57am 0cm
Saturday 1st April 2017, 8:02am 0cm
Friday 31st March 2017, 9:01am 0cm
Thursday 30th March 2017, 8:50am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 4cm
Last 14 reports (total): 56cm
Current month (April 2017) total: 4cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 842cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:44am on Wednesday 5th April 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Good morning from Grandeco.

There are beautiful blue skies around the area this morning.

Come April, the weather changes into spring patterns making it difficult to expect fresh snowfall every morning, but there is still a lot of snow left around.

Deco land which is a separated area from the ski course with snow escalator is still open and it's a good area for beginners and kids.

Deco land and the snow parks will be opened until 10 April... so just a few more days left to enjoy those.

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Snow Park Information:

[Dekodaira E park]
9m kicker, 5m table top 2 way and 10m kicker.

[Deokoboko park]
6m wide box, 6m down box, wave, 5m table top/hip/drum can, 6m straight box, 6m straight rail, mini ramp, volcano, volcano, 3m kicker, 5m kicker, 6m down big can.

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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 is now closed

Courses open:

90% courses remain open
Lavender A and Mint B are closed

Official snow depth:
300cm

Road Condition to Grandeco:
Inawashiro through Goshikinuma: dry
Goshukinuma through Grandeco: wet

Archive report: Posted at 8:44am on Wednesday 5th April 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Grandeco Now ski lift operation notes:

See above

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LATE SEASON REPORTING
The individual Now reports will continue in each area until the season in that place closes - some will continue daily until the end, some will become less than daily now that we are in April.

Once the season has finished everywhere, we will be adding a general season wrap up to each of the reports, where we will also answer questions and comments that we regularly get sent. Some do keep on coming back! The end of season message will be up at the end of Golden Week in early May.

Thank you for reading.
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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 Wednesday 5th April 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Grandeco Now reports up until Wednesday 5th April 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 Wednesday 5th April 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 Wednesday 5th April 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
5th April 0cm 0cm -
4th April 4cm 0cm -
3rd April 0cm 0cm -
2nd April 0cm 0cm -
1st April 0cm 0cm -
31st March 0cm 0cm -
30th March 0cm 0cm -
Previous 7 days total 4cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 56cm 3cm 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 153cm 27cm -
April observed snowfall total 4cm 5cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 842cm 571cm 0cm
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 5th April 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]
153cm
[838cm]
4cm
[842cm]
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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 Wednesday 5th April 2017
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Grandeco Now archived reporting
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