Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Monday 6th April 2015

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:56am on Monday 6th April 2015
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy, foggy, rainy
Base temp:
6°C

Top temp:
3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light rain
wind condition
Slight
Generally quite poor
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Last 7 reports (total): 0cm
Last 14 reports (total): 8cm
Current month (April 2015) total: 0cm
2014/2015 season so far total: 618cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:56am on Monday 6th April 2015
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning and welcome to what I think can safely be called "the last bit".

Yesterday we had more than our fair share of rainfall. This morning, alas, rain is still coming down but less so than yesterday. Lots of cloud and fog around too and what looks like pretty poor visibility on the mountain, especially at higher elevations.

It's going to get colder later in the day today and overnight into tomorrow. Cold enough for some snowfall, particularly as you get higher up? I'd like to be able to log in some new cm if at all possible, please!

We are now left with those 'big 4' resorts open in the Hakuba area (and in a few days I'll go over what exactly is open in each area as snow on lower areas thing out and things start getting more restrictive).

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Official snow depth numbers and operations at time of writing on Monday 6th April 2015. Subject to change during the day:

Hakuba Goryu:
Hakuba Goryu plans to be at least part open until Wednesday 6th May.
The lower Iimori area is now closed for the season.

- Alps Daira - 260cm
- Toomi - 95cm

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Hakuba 47:
Hakuba 47 plans to be at least part open until Wednesday 6th May.
Currently all open (top to bottom) apart from a small lower part of R7.
Tree Riding Zone now closed for the season.

- Upper - 215cm
- Lower - 75cm

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Happo-one:
Happo-one plans to be at least part open until Sunday 10th May.
Top areas all open, ski back to base via Riesen only (other lower areas now closed).

- Usagidaira - 210cm
- Nakiyama - 30cm
- Sakka - 30cm

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Tsugaike Kogen:
Tsugaike Kogen plans to be at least part open until Wednesday 6th May.
Tsugaike Ropeway now open for spring.

- Tsuga-no-mori - 310cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:56am on Monday 6th April 2015
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

4 resorts remain open - see main report

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  2014/2015
*as of Monday 6th April 2015
2013/2014
Season
2012/2013
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5th April 0cm 5cm 0cm
4th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
3rd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
2nd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
1st April 0cm 0cm 0cm
31st March 0cm 0cm 0cm
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November observed snowfall total 0cm 35cm 47cm
December observed snowfall total 276cm 122cm 185cm
January observed snowfall total 126cm 97cm 149cm
February observed snowfall total 105cm 91cm 168cm
March observed snowfall total 111cm 70cm 10cm
April observed snowfall total 0cm 8cm 6cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 618cm 423cm 565cm
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2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - - - - - - - -
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
276cm
[276cm]
126cm
[402cm]
105cm
[507cm]
111cm
[618cm]
0cm
[618cm]
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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]
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