Zao Now daily snow and weather - Friday 18th January 2013

Zao Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:36am on Friday 18th January 2013
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
-7°C

Top temp:
-16°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow at times
wind condition
Slight wind
Fair-good
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Friday 18th January 2013, 9:36am
3cm
Thursday 17th January 2013, 9:38am 5cm
Wednesday 16th January 2013, 8:44am 1cm
Tuesday 15th January 2013, 18:01pm 30cm
Monday 14th January 2013, 10:48am 1cm
Sunday 13th January 2013, 10:20am 20cm
Saturday 12th January 2013, 17:44pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 60cm
Last 14 reports (total): 80cm
Current month (January 2013) total: 130cm
2012/2013 season so far total: 283cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:36am on Friday 18th January 2013
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Good morning from Zao. It's -7C outside and we have a few more cm of snow to report from here.

Up top this morning it's a rather chilly -16C according to the resort. Get wrapped up!

There's a moderate wind but all lifts seem to be moving as planned. Just cloudy really at the moment but snow showers likely for the day today.

The forecast says clearer skies from tomorrow into next week.

Official snow depths

Chuo Area
140cm

Utopia
180cm

Paradise
150cm

Uwanodai
100cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:36am on Friday 18th January 2013
The latest Zao Now report can be found here

Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

Zao Onsen is open

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