Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 11th March 2017

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:55am on Saturday 11th March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow clouds
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snow falling at the moment, not expected to last long
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Varied
This report
Saturday 11th March 2017, 8:55am
6cm
Friday 10th March 2017, 8:15am 2cm
Thursday 9th March 2017, 8:34am 3cm
Wednesday 8th March 2017, 8:12am 24cm
Tuesday 7th March 2017, 8:34am 5cm
Monday 6th March 2017, 7:05am 0cm
Sunday 5th March 2017, 8:48am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 40cm
Last 14 reports (total): 44cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 44cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 927cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:55am on Saturday 11th March 2017
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Morning from Yuzawa.

And after a day of part fine / part cloud yesterday, it was snowing (rather wet snow) in the evening and overnight.

Here's how much fresh snow resorts are reporting this morning:

Kagura (main): 20cm
Kagura (Mitsumata): 10cm
Kagura (Tashiro): 15cm
Maiko Snow Resort: 10-15cm

Not as much as that on the ground in town - we are measuring 6cm - but it is snowing still now. It's not expected to continue much longer though with something of a clear up of conditions forecast by this afternoon.

Tomorrow should be fine and sunny and getting slightly milder again.

We can look forward to more snow next week though probably around Wednesday and Thursday. Let's keep the regular top-ups going...

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Official snow depth information as of Saturday 11th March 2017

GALA Yuzawa
Official snow depth: 360cm

Ishiuchi Maruyama
Official snow depth: 260cm

Iwappara
Official snow depth: 200cm

Joetsu Kokusai
Official snow depth: 260cm

Kagura
Official snow depth: Kagura - 380cm; Mitsumata - 330cm; Tashiro - 350cm

Kandatsu Kogen
Official snow depth: 300cm

Maiko Snow Resort
Official snow depth: Upper - 300cm; Base - 150cm

Muikamachi Hakkaisan
Official snow depth: 340cm

Naeba
Official snow depth: 260cm

NASPA Ski Garden
Official snow depth: 235cm

Yuzawa Kogen
Official snow depth: Top - 280cm; Base - 190cm

Yuzawa Park
Official snow depth: 170cm

Yuzawa Nakazato
Official snow depth: 170cm

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Planned 'Nighta' operations (floodlit night skiing)

** Subject to change due to snow and weather conditions

Ishiuchi Maruyama
Daily until 19th March 2017

Iwappara
Daily until 20th March 2017

Joetsu Kokusai
Daily until 20th March 2017

Kandatsu Kogen
'Hobo All Night' ('Almost All Night' from 6pm-4am) is on Fridays, Saturdays and nights before holidays until 1st April 2017. Spring nighta (6pm-10pm) on Saturdays and nighta before holidays from 7th April until 22nd April

Maiko Snow Resort
Daily until 19th March 2017

Naeba
Daily until 26th March 2017

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Planned season closing dates

** This information is subject to change due to snow and weather conditions. We will be checking and updating these dates as more information becomes available.

Sunday 26th March:
- Muikamachi Hakkai-san

Sunday 2nd April:
- Ishiuchi Maruyama
- Yuzawa Kogen
- Yuzawa Nakazato
- Yuzawa Park

Sunday 9th April:
- Iwappara
- Joetsu Kokusai
- Maiko Snow Resort
- NASPA Ski Garden

Sunday 7th May:
- GALA Yuzawa
- Kagura (Tashiro)
- Kandatsu Kogen
- Naeba (daily until 2nd April; weekends only 3rd-28th April; daily from 29th April)

Sunday 28th May:
- Kagura area (via Mitsumata)

Archive report: Posted at 8:55am on Saturday 11th March 2017
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts open

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Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Recent Yuzawa Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 11th March 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Yuzawa Now reports up until Saturday 11th March 2017
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Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 11th March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Yuzawa Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Saturday 11th March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
11th March 6cm 0cm 24cm
10th March 2cm 3cm 2cm
9th March 3cm 0cm 0cm
8th March 24cm 0cm 0cm
7th March 5cm 0cm 0cm
6th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
5th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 40cm 3cm 26cm
Previous 14 days total 44cm 33cm 52cm
November observed snowfall total 2cm 0cm 0cm
December observed snowfall total 144cm 92cm 559cm
January observed snowfall total 470cm 143cm 420cm
February observed snowfall total 267cm 151cm 228cm
March observed snowfall total 44cm 38cm 95cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 1cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 927cm 424cm 1303cm
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 11th March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Yuzawa 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
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 2cm
[2cm]
144cm
[146cm]
470cm
[616cm]
267cm
[883cm]
44cm
[927cm]
- -
2015/2016 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
92cm
[92cm]
143cm
[235cm]
151cm
[386cm]
38cm
[424cm]
0cm
[424cm]
0cm
[424cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
559cm
[559cm]
420cm
[979cm]
228cm
[1207cm]
95cm
[1302cm]
1cm
[1303cm]
0cm
[1303cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
5cm
[5cm]
131cm
[136cm]
297cm
[433cm]
204cm
[637cm]
191cm
[828cm]
5cm
[833cm]
0cm
[833cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
8cm
[8cm]
217cm
[225cm]
254cm
[479cm]
238cm
[717cm]
42cm
[759cm]
3cm
[762cm]
0cm
[762cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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