Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 12th December 2010

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Hakuba (Nagano), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:15am on Sunday 12th December 2010
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Clouds up on higher peaks, blue sky to the NE
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
Slight breeze
Good
This report
Sunday 12th December 2010, 9:15am
---
Saturday 11th December 2010, 10:02am ---
Friday 10th December 2010, 13:06pm ---
Thursday 9th December 2010, 13:13pm ---
Wednesday 8th December 2010, 8:38am ---
Monday 6th December 2010, 15:55pm ---
Saturday 4th December 2010, 9:42am ---
Last 7 reports (total): ---
Last 14 reports (total): ---
Current month (December 2010) total: ---
season so far total: ---

Archive report: Posted at 9:15am on Sunday 12th December 2010
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Sunny weather and blue skies to the North East today in Hakuba, although the upper peaks are shrouded in clouds this morning. Again it looks like it is going be a warm day in the valley and unfortunately that means more snow melting at the bottom of the resorts. If the temperatures stay cold during the day the base we have should remain alright. With skiers and boarders hitting the slopes over the weekend, the runs will get packed down naturally and the base should harden up nicely.

The resorts that are open today only have the upper lifts open and only a few runs open, but it is skiing none the less. Be aware of the shallow snowpack and hazards under the snow.

Some precipitation is forecasted for the next few days, currently not cold enough to snow in the valley so might be rain below, snow up top. The middle of next week is also looking good for some snow and hopefully it will come in a huge blizzard.

For the resorts in Hakuba see below:

Hakuba Goryu:
Goryu has opened the Alps no daira Panorama course with the Gondola and No 1 pair lift moving and taking people up the mountain.

Hakuba 47:
47 is also now open - just the R4 course and the upper part of the R8 course at the moment with the Gondola, Line A/B and Line E lifts operating.

Tsugaike Kogen:
This resort is also open. The Gondola plus the Han-no-ki high speed pair lift and the Han-no-ki No 4 lift are now up and running.

Happo still hasn't opened up yet.

Other resorts:

Hakuba Iwatake plans to open for the season on 18th December.

Hakuba Minekata and Hakuba Sanosaka plan to open for the season on 23rd December.

Archive report: Posted at 9:15am on Sunday 12th December 2010
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

Parts of Hakuba Goryu, Hakuba 47 and Tsugaike Kogen are now open.

<
Saturday 11th December 2010
This report
Sunday 12th December 2010
Monday 13th December 2010
>
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Yuzawa Now 54cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 7:33am
Zao Now 9cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 9:47am
Naeba Now 79cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:01am
Madarao Now 49cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 9:25am
Appi Kogen Now 9cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 9:07am
Grandeco Now 11cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:58am
Furano Now 0cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:51am
Myoko Now 54cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:33am
Nozawa Onsen Now 41cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:32am
Minakami Now 35cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:34am
Shiga Kogen Now 38cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:26am
Niseko Now 8cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 8:23am
Geto Kogen Now 41cm
Thursday 14th December 2017, 7:50am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Hakuba Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Hakuba Now by clicking on the month

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002