Furano Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 18th April 2020

Furano Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:59am on Saturday 18th April 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Bluebird/clear
Base temp:
7°C

Top temp:
4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No Precipitation
wind condition
Moderate wind
visibility condition
Excellent
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This report
Saturday 18th April 2020, 8:59am
0cm
Monday 13th April 2020, 7:22am 0cm
Thursday 9th April 2020, 8:09am 2cm
Monday 6th April 2020, 7:42am 6cm
Friday 3rd April 2020, 7:47am 0cm
Monday 30th March 2020, 8:46am 0cm
Wednesday 25th March 2020, 7:25am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 8cm
Last 14 reports (total): 14cm
Current month (April 2020) total: 8cm
2019/2020 season so far total: 415cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:59am on Saturday 18th April 2020
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

General message from SnowJapan (added 20th April 2020):

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Original report:

It is a sunny spring morning with a cool moderate breeze at base. On mountain the wind will be strong at the top of the resort. The temperature will spike to a very warm +15c today. The skiing is still open from the top of the ropeway until base.

Although the mountain was planning to open until May 6, the resort has decided that the last day of the operation for this season will be 21 April 2020 due to measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Operating lifts:

Furano Ropeway
Furano Downhill chair #1 CLOSED
Furano Downhill chair #2
Furano Downhill chair CLOSED
Prince Romance chair CLOSED
Furano Snow Escalator CLOSED

Kitanomine Zone: CLOSED FOR SEASON
Furano Zone: Open

Archive report: Posted at 8:59am on Saturday 18th April 2020
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Kitanomine Zone: CLOSED FOR SEASON
Furano Zone: Open

Furano Ski Resort's last day of operation for the season will be 21 April 2020.

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The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 18th April 2020
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Saturday 18th April 2020
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Furano Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2019/2020
*as of Saturday 18th April 2020
2018/2019
Season
2017/2018
Season
18th April 0cm - -
13th April 0cm - -
9th April 2cm - -
6th April 6cm 6cm -
3rd April 0cm 2cm -
30th March 0cm - 0cm
25th March 0cm - -
Previous 7 days total 8cm 16cm 1cm
Previous 14 days total 14cm 21cm 4cm
November observed snowfall total 84cm 69cm 125cm
December observed snowfall total 91cm 200cm 206cm
January observed snowfall total 114cm 147cm 151cm
February observed snowfall total 98cm 81cm 117cm
March observed snowfall total 20cm 17cm 59cm
April observed snowfall total 8cm 16cm 1cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 415cm 530cm 666cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 18th April 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Furano 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
2021/2022 season - - - - - - - -
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - 84cm
[84cm]
91cm
[175cm]
114cm
[289cm]
98cm
[387cm]
20cm
[407cm]
8cm
[415cm]
-
2018/2019 season - 69cm
[69cm]
200cm
[269cm]
147cm
[416cm]
81cm
[497cm]
17cm
[514cm]
16cm
[530cm]
0cm
[530cm]
2017/2018 season 7cm
[7cm]
125cm
[132cm]
206cm
[338cm]
151cm
[489cm]
117cm
[606cm]
59cm
[665cm]
1cm
[666cm]
0cm
[666cm]
2016/2017 season - 110cm
[110cm]
178cm
[288cm]
126cm
[414cm]
132cm
[546cm]
73cm
[619cm]
17cm
[636cm]
0cm
[636cm]
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
187cm
[574cm]
178cm
[752cm]
83cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
123cm
[138cm]
122cm
[260cm]
58cm
[318cm]
70cm
[388cm]
2cm
[390cm]
0cm
[390cm]
2013/2014 season - 30cm
[30cm]
155cm
[185cm]
174cm
[359cm]
92cm
[451cm]
105cm
[556cm]
35cm
[591cm]
0cm
[591cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
69cm
[69cm]
162cm
[231cm]
130cm
[361cm]
152cm
[513cm]
219cm
[732cm]
19cm
[751cm]
0cm
[751cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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Furano Now reports from the same period last season
Furano Now archived reporting
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