Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Monday 7th December 2015

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:01am on Monday 7th December 2015
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Clear and sunny
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
Slight
Great
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This report
Monday 7th December 2015, 9:01am
0cm
Sunday 6th December 2015, 10:11am 2cm
Saturday 5th December 2015, 8:10am 6cm
Friday 4th December 2015, 9:18am 8cm
Thursday 3rd December 2015, 8:27am 0cm
Wednesday 2nd December 2015, 8:41am 0cm
Tuesday 1st December 2015, 10:08am 1cm
Last 7 reports (total): 17cm
Last 14 reports (total): 24cm
Current month (December 2015) total: 17cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 24cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:01am on Monday 7th December 2015
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Morning from Shiga Kogen where - as in many other regions this morning - the sun is out and there's clear blue skies all around.

A cold start but I think we can expect it to warm up somewhat later on in the day.

There remains five resort areas of Shiga Kogen open this morning. With no snow expected until later in the week, I would think that this situation is unlikely to change until perhaps the weekend. Let's hope Friday brings with it lots of fresh snowfall to allow more of the area to get going for the season.

For now though, while openings and snow are still limited it sure will be a fine morning to be out on the skis or board.

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Resort areas that are currently open (Monday 7th December) - subject to change

Ichinose Family
Number 2 Pair A line lift is operating.
Courses open:
Ichinose Family Front course (lower part)

Kumanoyu
Number 2 Pair A and B line lifts are operating.
Courses open:
Kumanoyu Number 2 Beginner Course
Kumanoyu Number 3 Beginner Course (part)
Kumanoyu Number 4 Beginner Course (part)

Takamagahara
Takamagahara Number 2 triple lift is operating.
Courses open:
The lower course area is open.

Yakebitaiyama
Number 2 and Number 3 Rapid lifts are operating.
Courses open:
Karamatsu Course (part - 850m)
South Course (part - 960m)

Yokoteyama
Yokoteyama First Sky B Line and Yokoteyama Second Sky lifts are operating.
Courses open:
Yokoteyama Number 1 Gelende
Yokoteyama Number 2 Gelende A course (part)
Yokoteyama Number 2 Gelende
Yokoteyama Number 2 Gelende Rinkan (part)

Archive report: Posted at 9:01am on Monday 7th December 2015
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Limited operations at five of the Shiga Kogen areas

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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Shiga Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 7th December 2015
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Monday 7th December 2015
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 7th December 2015
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Shiga Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2015/2016
*as of Monday 7th December 2015
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
7th December 0cm 20cm 10cm
6th December 2cm 15cm -
5th December 6cm 10cm 0cm
4th December 8cm 0cm -
3rd December 0cm 0cm -
2nd December 0cm - 0cm
1st December 1cm - -
Previous 7 days total 17cm 45cm 11cm
Previous 14 days total 24cm 55cm 11cm
November observed snowfall total 7cm 10cm 1cm
December observed snowfall total 17cm 257cm 145cm
January observed snowfall total - 144cm 188cm
February observed snowfall total - 214cm 208cm
March observed snowfall total - 119cm 113cm
April observed snowfall total - 12cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 24cm 756cm 655cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 7th December 2015
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Shiga Kogen 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 - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
17cm
[24cm]
- - - - -
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
10cm
[10cm]
257cm
[267cm]
144cm
[411cm]
214cm
[625cm]
119cm
[744cm]
12cm
[756cm]
0cm
[756cm]
2013/2014 season - 1cm
[1cm]
145cm
[146cm]
188cm
[334cm]
208cm
[542cm]
113cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
2012/2013 season 1cm
[1cm]
2cm
[3cm]
126cm
[129cm]
193cm
[322cm]
158cm
[480cm]
60cm
[540cm]
10cm
[550cm]
0cm
[550cm]
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