Niseko Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 28th April 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:01am on Saturday 28th April 2012
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Archive report: Posted at 9:01am on Saturday 28th April 2012
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

It's clear skies over Niseko this morning and the first day of the last bit of the season, if you like labelling things! Golden Week officially starts today with this three day weekend and by the looks of the forecast we can expect similar conditions tomorrow and Monday - perhaps more cloud.

Anyway it's warm, the sun is out, the Hirafu Gondola is moving, hardly any wind at all. Tomorrow Niseko Village also opens up as well.

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Current lift operations (28th April 2012 @ 9am):

Grand Hirafu:
Ace Quad Lift No2
King Hooded Triple Lift #3
King Lift #4
The Hirafu Gondola open on 28th, 29th, 30th April, and also from 3rd May until 6th May.

Annupuri:
Annupuri Gondola
Jumbo No1 quad
Jumbo No2 pair
Jumbo No4 pair

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Grand Hirafu and Annupuri both plan to be open until 6th May.
The Hanazono and Niseko Village areas are now closed.
Niseko Village plans to re-open for the Golden Week holiday period from Sunday 29th April until Sunday 6th May.

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Official snow depths:

Grand Hirafu:
Top - 275cm
Bottom - 35cm

Annupuri:
Top - 230cm
Bottom - 70cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:01am on Saturday 28th April 2012
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

Part of Grand Hirafu and Annupuri currently open. See main report for more details.

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