Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 21st February 2017

Minakami Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:21am on Tuesday 21st February 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-7°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Heavy snow
wind condition
Light winds down low, Stronger winds up high
visibility condition
Poor
This report
Tuesday 21st February 2017, 9:21am
60cm
Monday 20th February 2017, 20:33pm 5cm
Sunday 19th February 2017, 21:40pm 15cm
Saturday 18th February 2017, 8:25am 2cm
Friday 17th February 2017, 8:30am 0cm
Tuesday 14th February 2017, 9:42am 25cm
Monday 13th February 2017, 21:06pm 15cm
Last 7 reports (total): 122cm
Last 14 reports (total): 332cm
Current month (February 2017) total: 402cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 1209cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:21am on Tuesday 21st February 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Sick conditions here this morning, tons of snow.

Tenjin closed for the day, still snowing heavily so pack a snorkel when it does fire back up.

Hodaigi and Okutone the spots.

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Fresh snowfall:

60cm Tenjin
30cm Hodaigi
25cm Okutone

Temps at 8am

Official snow depth:

380cm Tenjin
240cm Hodaigi
250cm 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

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Please note that the fresh snowfall number being reported on this report is taken from the ‘base area’ of Tenjindaira - which is just by the top station of the Ropeway at that resort. Other snowfall numbers and commentary will be mentioned within each report when available.

Archive report: Posted at 9:21am on Tuesday 21st February 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

All Minakami resorts open except Tenjin

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Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent Minakami Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 21st February 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Minakami Now reports up until Tuesday 21st February 2017
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Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 21st February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Minakami Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Tuesday 21st February 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
21st February 60cm 0cm 10cm
20th February 5cm - 40cm
19th February 15cm 0cm 10cm
18th February 2cm 25cm 0cm
17th February 0cm 25cm 0cm
14th February 25cm - 40cm
13th February 15cm 0cm 1cm
Previous 7 days total 122cm 70cm 170cm
Previous 14 days total 332cm 200cm 251cm
November observed snowfall total - - 0cm
December observed snowfall total 212cm 154cm 225cm
January observed snowfall total 595cm 227cm 246cm
February observed snowfall total 402cm 285cm 378cm
March observed snowfall total - 78cm 152cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 1209cm 744cm 1001cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 21st February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Minakami Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - 212cm
[212cm]
595cm
[807cm]
402cm
[1209cm]
- - -
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]
  October November December January February March April May
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