Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Monday 3rd April 2017

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:41am on Monday 3rd April 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Clear blue sunny skies
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
-1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Slight NW
visibility condition
Excellent
This report
Monday 3rd April 2017, 7:41am
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Sunday 2nd April 2017, 8:20am 0cm
Saturday 1st April 2017, 7:35am 0cm
Friday 31st March 2017, 8:23am 0cm
Thursday 30th March 2017, 8:06am 0cm
Wednesday 29th March 2017, 8:35am 0cm
Tuesday 28th March 2017, 8:36am 4cm
Last 7 reports (total): 4cm
Last 14 reports (total): 24cm
Current month (April 2017) total: 0cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 954cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:41am on Monday 3rd April 2017
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Good morning everyone.

Yesterday was fine weather and this morning more so - lovely blue skies all around.

I'd love to go skiing this morning, but my eyes are all crunched up due to a bad case of hayfever so it'll be a day indoors for me. :(

From today just six and snowboard resorts remain open every day, with a few opening up once again just for the weekend. Anyway, full details on which resorts remain open can be found below. We'll keep an eye on course closings as much as possible to give you a good idea of what remains open at each resort.

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The Naeba Now report has finished up for the season with the main season at the Naeba resort finishing yesterday. Naeba plans to be be opening again on weekends and for Golden Week, so from now until the end of the season we will be keeping an eye on Naeba in this Yuzawa Now report.

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This Yuzawa Now report will continue to be updated daily until the end of Golden Week on Sunday 7th May.

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Official snow depth information (and available info) as of Monday 3rd April 2017

GALA Yuzawa
The Central, North, downhill course and sledding area are all open as normal.
Official snow depth: 350cm

Iwappara
3 courses are Iwappara remain open.
Official snow depth: 110cm

Joetsu Kokusai
10 courses at Joetsu Kokusai remain open - the area in front of the main hotel and the Panorama Zone.
Official snow depth: 200cm

Kagura
Almost all of Kagura courses remain open.
Closed courses according to official website - Gondola East Course at Tashiro and the downhill course back to Mitsumata car park.
Official snow depth: Kagura - 380cm; Mitsumata - 330cm; Tashiro - 350cm

Kandatsu Kogen
All courses at Kandatsu Kogen remain open.
Spring nighta (6pm-10pm) on Saturdays and nights before holidays from 7th April until 22nd April.
Official snow depth: 280cm

NASPA Ski Garden
All courses are NASPA Ski Garden remain open.
Official snow depth: 185cm

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Planned season closing dates

** This information is subject to change due to snow and weather conditions.

Sunday 9th April:
- Iwappara
- Joetsu Kokusai
- Maiko Snow Resort (** note: only open on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th - closed Monday through Friday)
- NASPA Ski Garden

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

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

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Other ski and snowboard resorts in the Yuzawa and Minamiuonuma area are now closed for the season.

Archive report: Posted at 7:41am on Monday 3rd April 2017
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

Please see above for what remains open from today

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  2016/2017
*as of Monday 3rd April 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
3rd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
2nd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
1st April 0cm 0cm 0cm
31st March 0cm 0cm 0cm
30th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
29th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
28th March 4cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 4cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 24cm 5cm 30cm
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 71cm 38cm 95cm
April observed snowfall total 0cm 0cm 1cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 954cm 424cm 1303cm
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 3rd April 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]
71cm
[954cm]
0cm
[954cm]
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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]
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