Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 28th April 2015

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:13am on Tuesday 28th April 2015
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Clear and sunny
Base temp:
15°C

Top temp:
10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Slight NNW
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Archive report: Posted at 8:13am on Tuesday 28th April 2015
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yesterday wasn't really a warm day... it was a hot day. 26 degrees in the heat of it yesterday afternoon! And not too far away over in Joetsu city, I believe it was getting close to 30C!

The forecast doesn't have today getting quite as hot but it will still get to 25 degrees or so.

Happily, it's not oppresive muggy heat like we get in rainy season. Still, hard to believe there's still skiing going on.

Which there is of course, with Kagura planning on over a month more of it.

Forecast still has mostly sunny conditions continuing into at least the weekend.

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Official snow depths:
** General opening plans - any unplanned closures will be mentioned in the above report **

GALA Yuzawa:
Official snow depth of 160cm.
The Central Area and most of the North Area.
The South Area is now closed.
The downhill course is also now closed - get down back to base using the Gondola.

Kagura:
Official snow depth of 290cm.
All three main areas of Kagura remain pretty much fully open.

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Planned closing dates for resorts in the Yuzawa and Minamiuonuma region
Information as currently available and of course subject to change depending on conditions. Resorts not mentioned below are now closed.

Open until Wednesday May 6th:

- Naeba (*closed on weekdays, open ONLY on weekends and holidays [but not on the April 29th holiday])
- GALA Yuzawa
- Kagura (Tashiro)

Open until Sunday May 31st:

- Kagura (Mitsumata)

Archive report: Posted at 8:13am on Tuesday 28th April 2015
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

Kagura and GALA Yuzawa remain part open

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