Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Friday 24th February 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:23am on Friday 24th February 2012
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Archive report: Posted at 10:23am on Friday 24th February 2012
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Gusty winds overnight saw an end to the rain that was falling for the majority of the day yesterday. The afternoon cleared up with blue sky patches and there was even a rainbow or two. Clouds look set to dominate the sky today with the occasional clearing. Freezing levels have dropped below the valley but will gradually rise over the course of the day and into the evening again.

This morning was -1 C in the valley with a high of 6 C expected. Up on the resorts the lower lifts will see temperatures range from -2 C to 2 C and up top -3 C to -6 C temperatures. Winds are light and coming from the WNW and SW. The freezing level is projected to top out at 1350m (mid mountain).

Another southerly weather system is making its way up and we should see its effects tonight and into tomorrow. However it is not as intense as the last system we saw and we should still receive snow up top of the mountains. We should see some snow accumulation over the next three days with the start of the new week maintaining cool temperatures.

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Official snow depths and operations @ Friday 24th February 2012 AM:

Hakuba Goryu:
No new snowfall early this morning. All lifts operating.
Official snow depths:
Alps daira - 295cm;
Toomi - 170cm;
Iimori - 140cm

Hakuba 47:
No new snowfall this morning. All courses open (Line D lift not operating weekdays).
Official snow depth:
Upper - 228cm
Lower - 120cm

Happo-one:
Ski lifts/courses:
All lifts apart from Usagidaira pair, Central pair and Kita One No3 pair lifts operating today. The Freestyle Park is closed today due to conditions.
Official snow depth:
Usagidaira - 180cm;
Sakka - 90cm;
Nakiyama - 90cm.

Tsugaike Kogen:
Official snow depth:
Upper slopes - 255cm
Champion - 170cm

Hakuba Cortina:
No new snow overnight in Cortina. All lifts apart from No5 operating, some courses closed this morning.
Official snow depth:
Upper - 340cm
Lower - 215cm

Hakuba Norikura:
Official snow depth:
180cm

Hakuba Iwatake:
Official snow depth:
Upper - 170cm
Lower - 100cm

Hakuba Sanosaka:
155cm

Hakuba Minekata:
80cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:23am on Friday 24th February 2012
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