Madarao Now daily snow and weather - Friday 21st December 2018

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:03am on Friday 21st December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloud, fine
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
-1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Very good
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This report
Friday 21st December 2018, 9:03am
0cm
Thursday 20th December 2018, 8:48am 7cm
Wednesday 19th December 2018, 9:02am 0cm
Tuesday 18th December 2018, 9:04am 18cm
Monday 17th December 2018, 8:46am 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:00am 4cm
Saturday 15th December 2018, 8:49am 25cm
Last 7 reports (total): 54cm
Last 14 reports (total): 125cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 125cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 128cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:03am on Friday 21st December 2018
The latest Madarao Now report can be found here

Morning.

The sun is out. There's some cloud around still but it will probably move on.

The forecast remains similar - warmer conditions over the next few days followed by snow hopefully late Sunday into Monday.

Nighta floodlit operations on 22nd and 23rd December.

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The resort has announced that more will be open from tomorrow.

Number 1 lift
Number 2 quad lift
Super quad lift
Number 11 lift
Number 12 lift
Number 15 lift
Crystal course connecting moving walkway

More terrain will be available, though the tree run areas will not be open -- more snow needed for those.

The Mountain Pass (joint with connecting Tangram Ski Circus) will also be available from Saturday and all of the lifts at Tangram should also be spinning from Saturday.

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Current Madarao operations: 20th December 2018

Official snow depth at Madarao:
90cm

Operating lifts at Madarao:

Number 1 lift
Number 2 quad lift

Operating lifts at Tangram Ski Circus:

Number 3 quad
Number 5 quad

Archive report: Posted at 9:03am on Friday 21st December 2018
The latest Madarao Now report can be found here

Madarao Now ski lift operation notes:

Part open - more opening from tomorrow

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Madarao Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Madarao Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 21st December 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Madarao Now reports up until Friday 21st December 2018
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Madarao Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 21st December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Madarao Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2018/2019
*as of Friday 21st December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
21st December 0cm 0cm 0cm
20th December 7cm 7cm 0cm
19th December 0cm 0cm 0cm
18th December 18cm 34cm 1cm
17th December 0cm 24cm 11cm
16th December 4cm 0cm 8cm
15th December 25cm - -
Previous 7 days total 54cm 114cm 20cm
Previous 14 days total 125cm 190cm 102cm
November observed snowfall total 3cm 60cm 9cm
December observed snowfall total 125cm 280cm 211cm
January observed snowfall total - 276cm 408cm
February observed snowfall total - 149cm 196cm
March observed snowfall total - 18cm 94cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - -
Season observed snowfall total 128cm 783cm 918cm
Madarao Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 21st December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Madarao 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
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - 3cm
[3cm]
125cm
[128cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season - 60cm
[60cm]
280cm
[340cm]
276cm
[616cm]
149cm
[765cm]
18cm
[783cm]
0cm
[783cm]
-
2016/2017 season - 9cm
[9cm]
211cm
[220cm]
408cm
[628cm]
196cm
[824cm]
94cm
[918cm]
0cm
[918cm]
-
2015/2016 season - 0cm
[0cm]
99cm
[99cm]
161cm
[260cm]
124cm
[384cm]
99cm
[483cm]
0cm
[483cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 5cm
[5cm]
406cm
[411cm]
327cm
[738cm]
221cm
[959cm]
96cm
[1055cm]
- -
2013/2014 season - 0cm
[0cm]
117cm
[117cm]
267cm
[384cm]
205cm
[589cm]
145cm
[734cm]
- -
2012/2013 season - 0cm
[0cm]
223cm
[223cm]
352cm
[575cm]
355cm
[930cm]
82cm
[1012cm]
0cm
[1012cm]
-
  October November December January February March April May
Madarao Now reports before Friday 21st December 2018
Madarao Now reports from the same period last season
Madarao Now archived reporting
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