Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 18th April 2020

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:52am on Saturday 18th April 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Rain > sleet > snow
wind condition
Perhaps some stronger winds during the day
visibility condition
Limited
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Saturday 18th April 2020, 7:52am
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Friday 17th April 2020, 8:01am 0cm
Monday 13th April 2020, 8:07am 0cm
Friday 10th April 2020, 7:52am 2cm
Monday 6th April 2020, 8:43am 2cm
Friday 3rd April 2020, 8:44am 2cm
Thursday 2nd April 2020, 9:32am 4cm
Last 7 reports (total): 10cm
Last 14 reports (total): 32cm
Current month (April 2020) total: 10cm
2019/2020 season so far total: 565cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:52am on Saturday 18th April 2020
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Shiga Kogen.

We have rain this morning but it does appear to be sleet and/or snow in places. And it looks like it is going to be rather windy too - maybe enough to affect lifts that plan to be open. Not the nicest of mornings.

OK, so some proper official news this morning.

The season will officially end tomorrow (Sunday 19th April).

There appears to be a chance that Yokoteyama and Shibutoge might re-consider opening from 7th May depending on 'stuff' (including the snow of course).

(You'll have ask the ski areas themselves why we have those two more days open rather than closing as of yesterday).

I will post one last time for the season tomorrow.

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Planned resort operations:

Ichinose Family:
Open until Sunday 19th April

Terakoya:
Open until Sunday 19th April

Ichinose Diamond:
Open until Sunday 19th April

Yakebitaiyama:
Open until Sunday 19th April

Okushiga Kogen:
Open until Sunday 19th April

Kumanoyu:
Open until Sunday 19th April

Yokoteyama & Shibutoge
Open until Sunday 19th April
Might re-open from 7th May

Archive report: Posted at 7:52am on Saturday 18th April 2020
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

See above. Season effectively ends tomorrow.

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  2019/2020
*as of Saturday 18th April 2020
2018/2019
Season
2017/2018
Season
18th April 0cm - -
17th April 0cm 0cm -
13th April 0cm - 0cm
10th April 2cm - -
6th April 2cm - -
3rd April 2cm 20cm -
2nd April 4cm 24cm 0cm
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Previous 14 days total 32cm 73cm 7cm
November observed snowfall total 20cm 3cm 47cm
December observed snowfall total 59cm 169cm 276cm
January observed snowfall total 101cm 312cm 326cm
February observed snowfall total 245cm 97cm 189cm
March observed snowfall total 130cm 106cm 18cm
April observed snowfall total 10cm 60cm 7cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 565cm 747cm 863cm
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  October November December January February March April May
2021/2022 season - - - - - - - -
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - 20cm
[20cm]
59cm
[79cm]
101cm
[180cm]
245cm
[425cm]
130cm
[555cm]
10cm
[565cm]
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2018/2019 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
169cm
[172cm]
312cm
[484cm]
97cm
[581cm]
106cm
[687cm]
60cm
[747cm]
0cm
[747cm]
2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
276cm
[323cm]
326cm
[649cm]
189cm
[838cm]
18cm
[856cm]
7cm
[863cm]
0cm
[863cm]
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
485cm
[727cm]
272cm
[999cm]
136cm
[1135cm]
22cm
[1157cm]
0cm
[1157cm]
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
204cm
[316cm]
147cm
[463cm]
97cm
[560cm]
8cm
[568cm]
0cm
[568cm]
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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