Nozawa Onsen Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 6th March 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:45am on Sunday 6th March 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fine and sunny
Base temp:
7°C

Top temp:
3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Southerly
Excellent
This report
Sunday 6th March 2016, 8:45am
0cm
Saturday 5th March 2016, 8:44am 0cm
Friday 4th March 2016, 7:36am 0cm
Thursday 3rd March 2016, 8:18am 0cm
Wednesday 2nd March 2016, 8:52am 10cm
Tuesday 1st March 2016, 8:35am 34cm
Monday 29th February 2016, 8:40am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 44cm
Last 14 reports (total): 61cm
Current month (March 2016) total: 44cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 441cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Sunday 6th March 2016
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Morning from Nozawa.

More fine weather today as expected and warming up once again.

Quite strong (southerly) winds on the mountain mean that the following lifts are on hold at the time of me writing this report:

- Nagasaka Gondola
- Skyline connecting
- Hikage Nunber 2 pair A line

Hopefully they'll get moving soon.

So yes, it's warm again and feels very much like a spring morning. Today we are expecting temperatures in the village to rise to around 14C.

There's less mention of rain on the forecasts now which is good and it's also good that come Wednesday we can expect a chill in the air once again. Colder conditions should be on their way back and we are told to expect snowfall as well from Wednesday.

It's always worrying when it gets to this stage of the season if 'winter' will come back. The signs are good for a blast of it, let's hope there's more snow to come.

Today, though... let's spring skiing and boarding!

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Official info at time of writing on Sunday 6th March 2016 (subject to change):

Official snow depths:

Yamabiko: 170cm
Uenotaira: 100cm
Hikage: 80cm
Nagasaka: 55cm
Karasawa: 40cm

New snowfall as reported by the resort since yesterday:

Yamabiko: 0cm
Uenotaira: 0cm
Hikage: 0cm
Nagasaka: 0cm
Karasawa: 0cm

All courses open except:

Paradise connection
Mizunashi A (closed for event)
Hachiman
Mukoubayashi
Kandahar West
Kandahar East

Lifts planned to be rested today:

Kandahar pair

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Nozawa Onsen 6 day weather and snow forecast

Nozawa Onsen main resort data

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Sunday 6th March 2016
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Nozawa Onsen Now ski lift operation notes:

Some lifts affected by wind at start of the day

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  2015/2016
*as of Sunday 6th March 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
6th March 0cm 0cm 15cm
5th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
4th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
3rd March 0cm 0cm 1cm
2nd March 10cm 0cm 2cm
1st March 34cm 0cm 0cm
29th February 0cm 10cm 0cm
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Previous 14 days total 61cm 10cm 24cm
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December observed snowfall total 100cm 437cm 100cm
January observed snowfall total 132cm 314cm 259cm
February observed snowfall total 162cm 215cm 168cm
March observed snowfall total 44cm 78cm 178cm
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May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 441cm 1044cm 720cm
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 3cm
[3cm]
100cm
[103cm]
132cm
[235cm]
162cm
[397cm]
44cm
[441cm]
- -
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
437cm
[437cm]
314cm
[751cm]
215cm
[966cm]
78cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
100cm
[115cm]
259cm
[374cm]
168cm
[542cm]
178cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
213cm
[216cm]
311cm
[527cm]
253cm
[780cm]
29cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
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