Grandeco Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 7th March 2017

Grandeco Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Bandai (Fukushima), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:35am on Tuesday 7th March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-5°C

Top temp:
-7°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snow
wind condition
W 5m/s
visibility condition
Good
This report
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
Thursday 2nd March 2017, 9:07am 0cm
Wednesday 1st March 2017, 8:49am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 4cm
Last 14 reports (total): 29cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 4cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 689cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:35am on Tuesday 7th March 2017
The latest Grandeco Now report can be found here

Good morning from Grandeco and it is snowing lightly in the area early on.

Snow start falling this morning and there is 1cm of new snow at this moment (8:00am).

According to the forecast, it will be a heavy snow tomorrow so that should be good, with snow on and off through Friday.

Temperatures are getting cold again, maybe snow condition will be a powder again from this afternoon.

After the snow fall, the weather for next weekend will be nice for the "Grandeco Rainbow Weekend" event. Some snow sculptures and many candles will be placed around ski ground area, with a lot of skiers and snowboarders waving rainbow flags and dressed up in cosplay!

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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: snow

Archive report: Posted at 8:35am on Tuesday 7th 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 Tuesday 7th March 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Grandeco Now reports up until Tuesday 7th 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 Tuesday 7th 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 Tuesday 7th March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
7th March 1cm 0cm -
6th March 0cm 0cm -
5th March 2cm 0cm -
4th March 1cm 0cm -
3rd March 0cm 6cm -
2nd March 0cm 1cm -
1st March 0cm 11cm -
Previous 7 days total 4cm 18cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 29cm 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 4cm 27cm -
April observed snowfall total - 5cm -
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 689cm 571cm 0cm
Grandeco Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 7th 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]
4cm
[689cm]
- -
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 Tuesday 7th March 2017
Grandeco Now reports from the same period last season
Grandeco Now archived reporting
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