Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Monday 28th March 2016

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Hakuba (Nagano), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:42am on Monday 28th March 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fine, cloud
Base temp:
4°C

Top temp:
1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Slight easterly
Excellent
This report
Monday 28th March 2016, 8:42am
0cm
Sunday 27th March 2016, 8:25am 0cm
Saturday 26th March 2016, 8:46am 0cm
Friday 25th March 2016, 8:44am 1cm
Thursday 24th March 2016, 8:03am 5cm
Wednesday 23rd March 2016, 8:45am 0cm
Tuesday 22nd March 2016, 8:36am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 6cm
Last 14 reports (total): 6cm
Current month (March 2016) total: 35cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 319cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:42am on Monday 28th March 2016
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

** In preparation for some changes being planned for next season, some maintenance/server work will be happening tomorrow. This means that Now reports may be appearing later than usual. Apologies in advance for any 'late appearances' - we have some exciting chances coming for next season!

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A fine day yesterday in the valley, again more cloud around at the end of the day than the start but still blue skies and sunshine dominating. It warmed up as well, but not toooo much!

It's a fine morning for the moment, though some forecasts tell us that it might rain (snow higher up?) later on.

Tomorrow should be sunny again and we are going to see some warmer conditions this week... expect double digits tomorrow.

Yesterday was the last day of the season for Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field resort but there's still plenty of snow left higher up.

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6 day forecast for Happo-one:

6 day snow and weather forecast for Happo-one

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Resort news as of 8:35am on Monday 28th March 2016 (where available, all subject to change due to weather conditions)

Hakuba 47:
All courses at Hakuba 47 remain open.
The Tree Riding Zone is now closed for the season.
Official snow depth:
Upper: 180cm
Base: 65cm

Hakuba Goryu:
All courses open apart from Powder Snow, Snow Diving, Adventure, Cosmo River, Sunny Way and Straight Whisky at Iimori.
The Toomi area will be open until 9:30pm tonight for 'nighta' - will continue until 31st March.
Official snow depth
Alps: 229cm
Toomi: 90cm
Iimori: 40cm

Hakuba Happo-one:
The lower Nakiyama, Shirakaba North, Central Course, Kokusai, Sakka, Olympic Course II and Kita One areas are closed.
The Nakiyama South and Shirakaba South lower courses remain open to get back down to base.
All of upper mountain courses remain all open.
Official snow depth:
Usagidaira: 150cm
Nakiyama: 40cm

Hakuba Cortina:
Courses open - Ikenota, Mt Hieda Forest, Mt Hieda 1 and Itadaira.
Mt Hieda Ridge, Mt Hieda 2, Mt Hieda 3 open as 'self-responsibility area'.
Official snow depth:
Top: 145cm
Base: 60cm

Tsugaike Kogen:
Champion and Kane-no-naru-oka areas limited due to insufficient snow. Other areas all open.
The top Tsugaike Ropeway is now open for spring season (extra charge required).
Official snow depth:
Tsuga-no-mori: 203cm
Maruyama: 45cm
Kane-no-naru-oka: 20cm

Hakuba Norikura Onsen:
Open courses: Hakunori Family, Wakaguri Central, Rabbit, Wakaguri Rinkan and Satomi Chuo.
Official snow depth:
50cm

Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field:
Hakuba Iwatake has now closed for the season.

Hakuba Sanosaka:
Sanosaka has now closed for the season.

Archive report: Posted at 8:42am on Monday 28th March 2016
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

See main report - a few resorts now closed for the season

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Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Recent Hakuba Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 28th March 2016
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Hakuba Now reports up until Monday 28th March 2016
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Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 28th March 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Hakuba Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2015/2016
*as of Monday 28th March 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
28th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
27th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
26th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
25th March 1cm 5cm 0cm
24th March 5cm 3cm 0cm
23rd March 0cm 0cm 0cm
22nd March 0cm 0cm 25cm
Previous 7 days total 6cm 8cm 25cm
Previous 14 days total 6cm 8cm 36cm
November observed snowfall total 10cm 0cm 35cm
December observed snowfall total 54cm 276cm 122cm
January observed snowfall total 138cm 126cm 97cm
February observed snowfall total 82cm 105cm 91cm
March observed snowfall total 35cm 111cm 70cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 8cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 319cm 619cm 423cm
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 28th March 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Hakuba Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 10cm
[10cm]
54cm
[64cm]
138cm
[202cm]
82cm
[284cm]
35cm
[319cm]
- -
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
276cm
[276cm]
126cm
[402cm]
105cm
[507cm]
111cm
[618cm]
1cm
[619cm]
0cm
[619cm]
2013/2014 season - 35cm
[35cm]
122cm
[157cm]
97cm
[254cm]
91cm
[345cm]
70cm
[415cm]
8cm
[423cm]
0cm
[423cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
47cm
[47cm]
185cm
[232cm]
149cm
[381cm]
168cm
[549cm]
10cm
[559cm]
6cm
[565cm]
0cm
[565cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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