Zao Now daily snow and weather - Friday 25th November 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 12:21pm on Friday 25th November 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
-5°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None right now
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Fair
This report
Friday 25th November 2016, 12:21pm
2cm
Thursday 24th November 2016, 10:18am 2cm
Wednesday 23rd November 2016, 9:50am 1cm
Thursday 10th November 2016, 13:10pm 2cm
Thursday 28th April 2016, 10:28am 0cm
Tuesday 26th April 2016, 10:09am 0cm
Friday 22nd April 2016, 8:31am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 7cm
Last 14 reports (total): 10cm
Current month (November 2016) total: 7cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 7cm

Archive report: Posted at 12:21pm on Friday 25th November 2016
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

And another 2cm of fresh snowfall to add to the report today.

It has been a cold morning as well. Surely the coldest morning of the season I would say, with the temperature a few under zero early on.

There is not enough snow yet for any lifts to contemplate moving but I am hearing that something will open up just as soon as there is enough.

Unfortunately right now the forecast isn't promising too much in terms of snowfall even higher up - it's probably going to be sunny tomorrow and warm up a bit over the weekend as well - so we will need to remain patient for a while longer.

Archive report: Posted at 12:21pm on Friday 25th November 2016
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

Zao Onsen will open as soon as there is enough snow

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Zao Now reports up until Friday 25th November 2016
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Zao Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Zao Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Friday 25th November 2016
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
25th November 2cm - -
24th November 2cm 0cm -
23rd November 1cm - 0cm
10th November 2cm - -
28th April 0cm - 0cm
26th April 0cm - -
22nd April 0cm - -
Previous 7 days total 7cm 0cm 20cm
Previous 14 days total 10cm 0cm 24cm
November observed snowfall total 7cm 22cm 20cm
December observed snowfall total - 96cm 281cm
January observed snowfall total - 211cm 118cm
February observed snowfall total - 83cm 181cm
March observed snowfall total - 45cm 103cm
April observed snowfall total - 3cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 7cm 460cm 703cm
Zao Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 25th November 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Zao 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
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 7cm
[7cm]
- - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 22cm
[22cm]
96cm
[118cm]
211cm
[329cm]
83cm
[412cm]
45cm
[457cm]
3cm
[460cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 20cm
[20cm]
281cm
[301cm]
118cm
[419cm]
181cm
[600cm]
103cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
2013/2014 season - 12cm
[12cm]
179cm
[191cm]
111cm
[302cm]
166cm
[468cm]
107cm
[575cm]
4cm
[579cm]
0cm
[579cm]
2012/2013 season - 3cm
[3cm]
150cm
[153cm]
243cm
[396cm]
218cm
[614cm]
21cm
[635cm]
22cm
[657cm]
0cm
[657cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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