Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 20th January 2011

Myoko Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Myoko (Niigata), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 4:26pm on Thursday 20th January 2011
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Light snow in the early morning, changing to very heavy snowfall
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
Steady, occasionally very strong from the north
Restricted by heavy snowfall, almost whiteout at moments
This report
Thursday 20th January 2011, 4:26pm
---
Wednesday 19th January 2011, 19:59pm ---
Tuesday 18th January 2011, 10:18am ---
Monday 17th January 2011, 14:10pm ---
Sunday 16th January 2011, 14:35pm ---
Saturday 15th January 2011, 10:00am ---
Friday 14th January 2011, 9:52am ---
Last 7 reports (total): ---
Last 14 reports (total): ---
Current month (January 2011) total: ---
season so far total: ---

Archive report: Posted at 4:26pm on Thursday 20th January 2011
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

We are having an unexpected and massive dump of snow on this Thursday afternoon in Myoko. Probably 40cm has fallen over the last hour or two, with some pretty strong winds also causing some drifting and poor visibility. The day started with some light snow, then a big wind from the top of the mountain (which totally obscured vision for about a minute) ushered in some serious snowfall. Great big flakes, and lots of them.

Tomorrow should be an outstanding powder day; the snowpack up in the hills looks pretty stable, although with this much snow falling the danger of sluffing should be kept in mind—stay out of narrow valleys! Be careful, but have fun.

The reports below are as of the first part of the day, so tomorrow should show some much higher figures.


Current Official Snow Depths:

Akakura Onsen:
240cm

Akakan (Akakura Kanko):
260cm

Ikenotaira:
245cm

Myoko Suginohara:
250cm

Seki Onsen:
380cm

Myoko Ski Park:
270cm

Kyukamura:
270cm

Tangram:
200cm

Madarao:
220cm

Archive report: Posted at 4:26pm on Thursday 20th January 2011
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Myoko Now ski lift operation notes:

All areas open

<
Wednesday 19th January 2011
This report
Thursday 20th January 2011
Friday 21st January 2011
>
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Yuzawa Now 0cm
Monday 28th May 2018, 8:22am
Niseko Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 9:20am
Furano Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 8:56am
Hakuba Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 9:02am
Nozawa Onsen Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 8:41am
Shiga Kogen Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 8:35am
Zao Now 0cm
Thursday 3rd May 2018, 8:27am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Friday 4th May 2018, 7:56am
Naeba Now 0cm
Tuesday 1st May 2018, 9:10am
Minakami Now 0cm
Tuesday 1st May 2018, 9:25am
Appi Kogen Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 8:04am
Geto Kogen Now 0cm
Sunday 6th May 2018, 8:01am
Madarao Now 0cm
Sunday 1st April 2018, 10:32am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Myoko Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Myoko Now by clicking on the month