Niseko Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 2nd April 2015

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:10am on Thursday 2nd April 2015
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Sunny and blue skies
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No Precipitation
wind condition
Light
Excellent
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Thursday 2nd April 2015, 7:10am
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Monday 30th March 2015, 8:45am 0cm
Sunday 29th March 2015, 8:13am 0cm
Saturday 28th March 2015, 8:40am 0cm
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Last 7 reports (total): 0cm
Last 14 reports (total): 27cm
Current month (April 2015) total: 0cm
2014/2015 season so far total: 1141cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:10am on Thursday 2nd April 2015
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

I am lucky this morning because it's an easy report. I need to get myself over to Sapporo this morning and so the report is earlier than usual. But the weather is co-operating in that respect with the sun out and blue skies all around.

It's a lovely morning and I expect the resorts will all be open as planned.

It has been cold overnight but it's going to warm up once again during the day today. Tomorrow still forecast to be cooler in the daytime, but rain likely falling (with a possibility of a bit of snow higher up on the mountain... don't get too excited though.)

Clearer skies are likely again over the coming weekend.

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Resort specific news as of 8:30am - subject to change during the day

Niseko Grand Hirafu:
All set to be open as planned this morning.

Niseko Hanazono:
All set to be open as planned this morning.

Niseko Village:
All set to be open as planned this morning.

Niseko Annupuri:
All set to be open as planned this morning.

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Official resort snow depths:

Grand Hirafu / Hanazono:
Top - 395cm
Base - 90cm

Niseko Village:
Top - 300cm
Base - 110cm

Niseko Annupuri:
Top - 320cm
Base - 140cm

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Niseko Grand Hirafu 6 day weather and snow forecast

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Niseko Hanazono - open daily until Monday April 6th
Niseko Village - open daily until Tuesday April 7th and then April 29th until May 6th
Niseko Annupuri - open daily until Wednesday May 6th
Niseko Grand Hirafu - open daily until Wednesday May 6th

Archive report: Posted at 7:10am on Thursday 2nd April 2015
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

Info on closing dates in main report

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*as of Thursday 2nd April 2015
2013/2014
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2012/2013
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2nd April 0cm 0cm 2cm
1st April 0cm 0cm 5cm
31st March 0cm 0cm 1cm
30th March 0cm 0cm 10cm
29th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
28th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
27th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
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April observed snowfall total 0cm 13cm 32cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 2cm
Season observed snowfall total 1141cm 1163cm 1493cm
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - - - - - - - -
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
30cm
[30cm]
519cm
[549cm]
257cm
[806cm]
196cm
[1002cm]
139cm
[1141cm]
0cm
[1141cm]
-
[1141cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
123cm
[123cm]
275cm
[398cm]
461cm
[859cm]
178cm
[1037cm]
113cm
[1150cm]
13cm
[1163cm]
0cm
[1163cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
118cm
[118cm]
418cm
[536cm]
443cm
[979cm]
316cm
[1295cm]
164cm
[1459cm]
32cm
[1491cm]
2cm
[1493cm]
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