Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 5th April 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:42am on Tuesday 5th April 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, but clearing expected
Base temp:
6°C

Top temp:
3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Slight
Fair and improving
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Archive report: Posted at 8:42am on Tuesday 5th April 2016
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning from Hakuba.

Lots of cloud around this morning but it looks like it might be turning out to be a fine day with lots of blue sky and sunshine later. Shouldn't be too warm either, though still managing to pop above 10C at village level this afternoon.

More sun is due tomorrow and a bit warmer conditions are expected too.

There's not much to report in terms of resort news this morning, other than all of the lower areas of Tsugaike Kogen are now closed leaving us with just upper areas now remaining open there.

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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 8:30am on Tuesday 5th April 2016 (where available, all subject to change due to weather conditions)

Hakuba 47:
Most courses at Hakuba 47 remain open.
The lower part of R1 course has now closed - but the resort is still open top to bottom. Beginners are recommended to use the Gondola to get back to base.
The Tree Riding Zone is now closed for the season.
Official snow depth:
Upper: 145cm
Base: 40cm

Hakuba Goryu:
The top area of Goryu remains open except Champion Expert course.
The lower main Toomi run remains open, but just as a way to get back to base; the Iimori area is closed.
Official snow depth
Alps: 197cm
Toomi: 40cm
Iimori: -cm

Hakuba Happo-one:
The lower areas of the resort - apart from Nakiyama South - are now closed.
Upper mountain courses remain open.
To get back down from the upper areas either ski down to Nakiyama South (not suitable for beginners) or get the Gondola back to base.
Official snow depth:
Usagidaira: 120cm
Nakiyama: 25cm

Tsugaike Kogen:
The Tsuga-no-mori, Upper Han-no-ki, and part of Lower Han-no-ki remain open.
All lower courses now closed.
The top Tsugaike Ropeway is also now open for spring season (note: extra charge required).
Official snow depth:
Tsuga-no-mori: 176cm
Maruyama: -cm
Kane-no-naru-oka: -cm

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Other resorts are now closed for the season.

Archive report: Posted at 8:42am on Tuesday 5th April 2016
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

4 resorts remain part open

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54cm
[64cm]
138cm
[202cm]
82cm
[284cm]
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[319cm]
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276cm
[276cm]
126cm
[402cm]
105cm
[507cm]
111cm
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185cm
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149cm
[381cm]
168cm
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10cm
[559cm]
6cm
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