Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 20th February 2016

Shiga Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:12am on Saturday 20th February 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None yet, but due
wind condition
Southerly wind expected to pick up
Good
This report
Saturday 20th February 2016, 9:12am
0cm
Friday 19th February 2016, 8:45am 0cm
Thursday 18th February 2016, 9:41am 18cm
Wednesday 17th February 2016, 9:35am 5cm
Tuesday 16th February 2016, 8:24am 10cm
Monday 15th February 2016, 8:45am 0cm
Sunday 14th February 2016, 9:07am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 33cm
Last 14 reports (total): 118cm
Current month (February 2016) total: 125cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 441cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:12am on Saturday 20th February 2016
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Morning from Shiga Kogen.

It's mild and cloudy this morning.

What's more we have a southerly wind thing going on and it is forecast to get stronger... to the point where it may even affect some lift operations later on.

I also have to mention the worry of rain that is forecast for later on.

Hmmm. So it might not end up being particularly nice this afternoon. Let's hope we can avoid these things as much as possible.

The good news is that by tomorrow it should be snowing and we may get a decent amount of it as well, and colder temperatures are due mid week with regular snowfall again.

Roller coaster season!

Have a good Saturday.

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Official snow depths at Shiga Kogen resort areas (Saturday 20th February 2016):

Sun Valley
70cm
Nighta on Saturdays until 19th March (7pm-9pm)

Maruike
70cm

Hasuike
60cm

Giant
100cm

Higashitateyama
100cm

Bunadaira
100cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
120cm

Nishitateyama
100cm

Tannenomori Okojo
120cm

Ichinose Family
120cm
Nighta daily until 27th March (6:30pm-9pm)

Terakoya
120cm

Ichinose Diamond
120cm
Nighta on Saturdays until 26th March (6:30pm-9pm)

Ichinose Yamanokami
120cm

Yakebitaiyama
150cm
Nighta on Saturdays until 12th March (6pm-8pm)

Okushiga Kogen
90cm

Kumanoyu
100cm
Nighta on Saturdays until 26th March (6:30pm-9pm)
Also on 12th February and 20th March

Yokoteyama & Shibutoge
95cm

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6 day snow and weather forecasts:

Ichinose Family 6-day snow and weather forecast
Okushiga Kogen 6-day snow and weather forecast
Yokoteyama 6-day snow and weather forecast

Archive report: Posted at 9:12am on Saturday 20th February 2016
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

All resort areas open as planned early on

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The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 20th February 2016
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Saturday 20th February 2016
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 20th February 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Shiga Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2015/2016
*as of Saturday 20th February 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
20th February 0cm 30cm 5cm
19th February 0cm 5cm 10cm
18th February 18cm 0cm 20cm
17th February 5cm 0cm 20cm
16th February 10cm 15cm 30cm
15th February 0cm 30cm 30cm
14th February 0cm 25cm 5cm
Previous 7 days total 33cm 105cm 120cm
Previous 14 days total 118cm 135cm 168cm
November observed snowfall total 7cm 10cm 1cm
December observed snowfall total 105cm 257cm 145cm
January observed snowfall total 204cm 144cm 188cm
February observed snowfall total 125cm 214cm 208cm
March observed snowfall total - 119cm 113cm
April observed snowfall total - 12cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 441cm 756cm 655cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 20th February 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded 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
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
204cm
[316cm]
125cm
[441cm]
- - -
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]
  October November December January February March April May
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