Kiroro Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 21st March 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:25am on Tuesday 21st March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snowfall expected in the next 24 hours
wind condition
Rising to 47km/h
visibility condition
Good visibility with high cloud
This report
Tuesday 21st March 2017, 7:25am
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Monday 20th March 2017, 7:27am 0cm
Sunday 19th March 2017, 7:29am 0cm
Saturday 18th March 2017, 7:36am 0cm
Friday 17th March 2017, 7:38am 7cm
Thursday 16th March 2017, 7:46am 0cm
Wednesday 15th March 2017, 10:28am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 7cm
Last 14 reports (total): 84cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 91cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 1011cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:25am on Tuesday 21st March 2017
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Good morning from Kiroro.

Today starts warm and cloudy. The base area temperature is 2c, so there will be minmal refreeze at lower elevations. Strong southerly winds today will keep the temperature high, the freezing level is expected to reach 1200m.

The expected weather system is yet to arrive (not a bad thing given the high temperature, the snowfall is now expected from this evening. This snow will initially come in wet and heavy before temperatures cool tomorrow.

Archive report: Posted at 7:25am on Tuesday 21st March 2017
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Kiroro Now ski lift operation notes:

All weekday lifts open. Asari 2-C course is Mountain Club members only until 12.

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The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 21st March 2017
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Kiroro Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Kiroro Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Tuesday 21st March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
21st March 0cm 16cm 0cm
20th March 0cm 7cm 0cm
19th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
18th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
17th March 7cm - 0cm
16th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
15th March 0cm 7cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 7cm 30cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 84cm 71cm 133cm
November observed snowfall total 23cm 76cm 5cm
December observed snowfall total 403cm 362cm 417cm
January observed snowfall total 306cm 456cm 382cm
February observed snowfall total 188cm 312cm 257cm
March observed snowfall total 91cm 177cm 192cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 2cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 1011cm 1383cm 1255cm
Kiroro Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 21st March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Kiroro Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2016/2017 season - 23cm
[23cm]
403cm
[426cm]
306cm
[732cm]
188cm
[920cm]
91cm
[1011cm]
- -
2015/2016 season - 76cm
[76cm]
362cm
[438cm]
456cm
[894cm]
312cm
[1206cm]
177cm
[1383cm]
0cm
[1383cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 5cm
[5cm]
417cm
[422cm]
382cm
[804cm]
257cm
[1061cm]
192cm
[1253cm]
2cm
[1255cm]
0cm
[1255cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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