Snow and weather reports posted on Sunday 30th May 2021
Thursday 24th October 2013, 9:50am
Autumn greetings from Minakami.
It is a wet, cloudy day here today and a slightly chilly 11 degrees. After a warm start to the month temperatures have dropped a bit and most people are starting to wrap up again. Blankets are once again on the beds and the heaters have been retrieved from the back of cupboards.
The autumn colors are starting to show on the surrounding mountains which means the white of winter is only a few months away. There was dusting of snow up at the very peaks of the higher mountains last week but that quickly melted away. Not much news from the resorts about opening dates yet so the waiting begins..... Read more ...