Zao Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 21st January 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 4:46pm on Saturday 21st January 2012
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Archive report: Posted at 4:46pm on Saturday 21st January 2012
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[Please note: The following report was posted at 10:08AM on Saturday 21st January. The time stamp above shows an incorrect time due to the complexities of a server move!]

Not a whole lot to report this morning from Zao as we didn't really get any snowfall overnight and this morning it is cloudy - and actually quite similar to how things started off yesterday really. I'm hoping that will change tonight as we are due for some decent snowfall overnight and things are starting to look good for mid-week onwards as well.

Looks like a welcome return to mid-winter conditions is just around the corner. It might still be relatively mild but come Monday morning temps are due to take a drop and go back down into minus double digit territory.

Official snow depths (21st January 12)
Utopia - 170cm
Chuo - 165cm
Paradise - 165cm
Uwanodai - 130cm

Operating lifts (21st January 12)
All Ropeways (Skycable, Zao Chuo Ropeway, Zao Ropeway) operating.
All the runs at Zao are open.

Archive report: Posted at 4:46pm on Saturday 21st January 2012
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Zao Now ski lift operation notes:

All runs at Zao now open

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