Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Friday 6th April 2018

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:10am on Friday 6th April 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Lots of cloud, some blue sky, some sun
Base temp:
9°C

Top temp:
7°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None currently, rain due later
wind condition
Seems light for now but watch out for potentially stronger
visibility condition
Good
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Friday 6th April 2018, 9:10am
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2017/2018 season so far total: 527cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:10am on Friday 6th April 2018
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning from Hakuba.

There was some (heavy at times) rain last night I'm afraid, along with blowing winds. Not the kindest of conditions to the remaining snow.

It's a warmer morning again and a pleasant mix of cloud with some blue sky and sunshine breaking through at times and in places. We're forecast more rain by the end of the day though, so a morning ride is recommended today. Still looking at the chance of some snowfall later tomorrow, so interested to see what happens there. It should definitely be colder tomorrow as well so come prepared for potentially more winter-like conditions.

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The four ski resorts that remain open all plan to remain at least part open until Sunday 6th May

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Ski resort information on Friday 6th April 2018 (at time of writing):

Hakuba Happo-one

Lift & course info:

- Upper areas of the resort remain open
- You can still ride back down to Nakiyama South or Shirakaba South (Gondola) base
- Other base areas are now closed

Official snow depth:

- Kurobishi: 250cm
- Usagidaira: 150cm
- Lower: 15cm

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Hakuba Goryu

Lift & course info:

- Gondola
- Alps Number 1 pair
- Alps Number 3 pair
- Toomi Four

- The top area and Toomi run remain open
- You can still ride back down to Gondola base
- The Iimori area is now closed

Official snow depth:
- Top: 255cm
- Toomi: 80cm
- Iimori: 50cm

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Hakuba 47

Lift & course info:

- Gondola
- Pair Line A-B
- Quad Line C
- Pair Line E

- All main courses remain open apart from R4 which is closed today for park remake
- You can still ride back down to base
- The Tree Riding Zones are now closed for the season

Official snow depth:
- Top: 255cm
- Base: 75cm

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Tsugaike Kogen

Lift & courses info:

- Gondola, Han-no-ki high speed pair, Tsuga Number 1 pair and Tsugaike Ropeway are operating

- Top Tsuga-no-mori, Han-kou, Han-no-ki areas remain open
- Oya-no-hara is part open
- You can still ride back down to Gondola base via Karamatsu

Official snow depth:
- Tsuga-no-mori: 250cm
- Han-no-ki: 235cm
- Maruyama: -cm
- Shirakaba: -cm
- Champion: -cm
- Oya-no-hara: 50cm
- Kane-no-naru-oka: -cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:10am on Friday 6th April 2018
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

Four ski resorts remain at least part open - see above

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  2017/2018
*as of Friday 6th April 2018
2016/2017
Season
2015/2016
Season
6th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
5th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
4th April 0cm 4cm 0cm
3rd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
2nd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
1st April 0cm 0cm 0cm
31st March 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 0cm 4cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 0cm 10cm 6cm
November observed snowfall total 47cm 1cm 10cm
December observed snowfall total 158cm 64cm 54cm
January observed snowfall total 202cm 242cm 138cm
February observed snowfall total 103cm 151cm 82cm
March observed snowfall total 17cm 65cm 35cm
April observed snowfall total 0cm 4cm 2cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 527cm 527cm 321cm
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 6th April 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Hakuba Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
158cm
[205cm]
202cm
[407cm]
103cm
[510cm]
17cm
[527cm]
0cm
[527cm]
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2016/2017 season - 1cm
[1cm]
64cm
[65cm]
242cm
[307cm]
151cm
[458cm]
65cm
[523cm]
4cm
[527cm]
0cm
[527cm]
2015/2016 season - 10cm
[10cm]
54cm
[64cm]
138cm
[202cm]
82cm
[284cm]
35cm
[319cm]
2cm
[321cm]
0cm
[321cm]
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]
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