Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Friday 25th February 2011

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Yuzawa (Niigata), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:54am on Friday 25th February 2011
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Base temp:

Top temp:
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
wind condition
Slight breeze
This report
Friday 25th February 2011, 7:54am
Thursday 24th February 2011, 8:43am ---
Wednesday 23rd February 2011, 8:50am ---
Tuesday 22nd February 2011, 7:47am ---
Monday 21st February 2011, 6:38am ---
Sunday 20th February 2011, 10:15am ---
Saturday 19th February 2011, 9:51am ---
Last 7 reports (total): ---
Last 14 reports (total): ---
Current month (February 2011) total: ---
2010/2011 season so far total: ---

Archive report: Posted at 7:54am on Friday 25th February 2011
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yesterday was another day of sun but actually it did cloud over somewhat in the afternoon. No rain or snow overnight as we were saying might be possible last night and just cloudy now and a temperature of 3 early on. The forecast is still calling for rain/light snow higher up today, before clearing up for a fairly clear weekend. Things are shaping up to give us some light snowfall as we enter March - so lets hope that March brings with it a return to more winter-like conditions.

There's a bit of news to pass on today actually. Yesterday afternoon at just before 1:30pm, there was a large snow slide within the boundaries of Naeba ski resort. All this warm weather has obviously affected the snow stability out there. Luckily the resort had cordened off the small area around the Riesen Course from Monday as they seemed to deem it not safe - and correct they were. There's not a large part of that course where the earth is visible as the snow has just shunted down the hill. Luckily no-one was involved in this incident and the resort is open as normal this morning - apart from that course of course.

Official snow depths @ Friday 25th February 2011 AM




Gala Yuzawa:

Yuzawa Kogen:

Yuzawa Park:

Yuzawa Nakazato:

Kandatsu Kogen:


NASPA Ski Garden:

Ishiuchi Maruyama:


Evening update:

A bit of an update before the weekend.... not the best of news really. It has been raining since this morning here in Yuzawa. Just lightly at first but pretty heavy at times this morning so it all feels a bit wet at the moment and won't have done the snow many favours. Hopefully it will turn into snow at least higher up on the slopes overnight and we have a up to 5-10cm likely before tomorrow morning. Like I said whether that will be down to town level is an unknown we will just have to wait and see.

It should all clear up though soon enough as tomorrow the forecast is for sun and clear conditions. Shouldn't get too warm though with a high of around +2 in town.

Other news to report is that the Kagura No 5 pair lift, the one that goes up beyond the top quad lift and is not usually open during the peak season, will be starting to operate from tomorrow. There's some cool terrain to explore from that lift so get there early tomorrow for some early tracks.

Archive report: Posted at 7:54am on Friday 25th February 2011
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts are now open for the season.

Thursday 24th February 2011
This report
Friday 25th February 2011
Saturday 26th February 2011
Exclusive daily snow reporting on SnowJapan will be back before the 17-18 ski season starts so look out for updates starting in November.
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Zao Now 6cm
Saturday 18th November 2017, 10:29am
Hakuba Now 0cm
Thursday 16th November 2017, 8:57am
Furano Now 5cm
Saturday 18th November 2017, 8:29am
Shiga Kogen Now 4cm
Friday 17th November 2017, 10:55am
Niseko Now 8cm
Friday 17th November 2017, 8:24am
Madarao Now 0cm
Thursday 16th November 2017, 9:44am
Naeba Now 0cm
Thursday 16th November 2017, 8:11am
Nozawa Onsen Now 0cm
Thursday 16th November 2017, 7:50am
Grandeco Now 2cm
Tuesday 14th November 2017, 10:43am
Minakami Now 0cm
Monday 1st May 2017, 3:08pm
Myoko Now 0cm
Sunday 7th May 2017, 9:54am
Appi Kogen Now 0cm
Thursday 18th May 2017, 8:33am
Kiroro Now 0cm
Monday 1st May 2017, 9:00am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Yuzawa Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Yuzawa Now by clicking on the month