Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Friday 13th January 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:59am on Friday 13th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Snow clouds
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Light wind NE
visibility condition
Average to poor
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This report
Friday 13th January 2017, 9:59am
25cm
Thursday 12th January 2017, 10:16am 0cm
Wednesday 11th January 2017, 9:17am 25cm
Tuesday 10th January 2017, 9:03am 0cm
Monday 9th January 2017, 12:28pm 0cm
Sunday 8th January 2017, 10:05am 0cm
Friday 6th January 2017, 17:30pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 50cm
Last 14 reports (total): 150cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 90cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 302cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:59am on Friday 13th January 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Great snow here again today.

Things cleared briefly last night but we woke up to another 25cm of fresh at the base of Tenjindaira. They are reporting the same number up top.

All these recent snowfalls have been without any significant wind and the only negative is that other Minakami resorts just don't seem to be getting it.

Forecast is for Snowmageddon this weekend with strong winds too. If the snow comes without the wind, as its been doing all week, it will be a cracker.

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New snowfall:

25cm Tenjin
0cm Hodaigi
0cm Okutone

Official snow depths:

200cm Tenjin
120cm Hodaigi
60cm Okutone

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Resorts in Minakami (forecasts available from each page):

Akasawa
Minakami Hodaigi
Minakami Kogen Ski Resort
Minakami Kogen Fujiwara
Norn Minakami
Oh-ana
Okutone Snow Park
Tanigawa Tenjindaira
Tanigawa Onsen White Valley

Archive report: Posted at 9:59am on Friday 13th January 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts open

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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Minakami Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Friday 13th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
13th January 25cm 0cm 0cm
12th January 0cm 0cm 10cm
11th January 25cm 15cm 10cm
10th January 0cm 0cm 10cm
9th January 0cm 20cm -
8th January 0cm 20cm -
6th January 0cm - 0cm
Previous 7 days total 50cm 65cm 30cm
Previous 14 days total 150cm 136cm 110cm
November observed snowfall total - - 0cm
December observed snowfall total 212cm 154cm 225cm
January observed snowfall total 90cm 227cm 246cm
February observed snowfall total - 285cm 378cm
March observed snowfall total - 78cm 152cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 302cm 744cm 1001cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Minakami Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2021/2022 season - - - - - - - -
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - 212cm
[212cm]
90cm
[302cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - - 154cm
[154cm]
227cm
[381cm]
285cm
[666cm]
78cm
[744cm]
0cm
[744cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
225cm
[225cm]
246cm
[471cm]
378cm
[849cm]
152cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
20cm
[20cm]
159cm
[179cm]
203cm
[382cm]
295cm
[677cm]
159cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
6cm
[6cm]
105cm
[111cm]
144cm
[255cm]
131cm
[386cm]
31cm
[417cm]
30cm
[447cm]
0cm
[447cm]
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