Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 9th December 2014

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:57am on Tuesday 9th December 2014
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Mostly cloudy
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
-5°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Cloud for now - light snow coming
wind condition
Calm
Variable
This report
Tuesday 9th December 2014, 7:57am
0cm
Monday 8th December 2014, 8:04am 25cm
Sunday 7th December 2014, 8:22am 80cm
Saturday 6th December 2014, 7:40am 15cm
Friday 5th December 2014, 7:50am 0cm
Thursday 4th December 2014, 8:02am 0cm
Wednesday 3rd December 2014, 8:20am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 120cm
Last 14 reports (total): 120cm
Current month (December 2014) total: 120cm
2014/2015 season so far total: 120cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:57am on Tuesday 9th December 2014
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

No new snow to report this morning.

Yesterday the sun stayed out for pretty much all day, some clouds gathering as the day progressed. But generally a really lovely day, and though it did warm up slightly and there was the sound of dripping melting snow, it didn't get too warm.

This morning it wasn't snowing but just now I have just speaking with my colleague in Minamiuonuma where it has just started snowing in the last 10 minutes. Looks like it's coming south and the bit of sunshine that we have had this morning will be replaced by snow soon. Bit wetter compared to the mid-season snow we got over the weekend. Will be interesting to see how much we get on the ground today, not a huge amount expected.

It has been on the news to look for heavy snow at the weekend again though, starting around Friday.

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Mitsumata:

-Main Course
-Giant Course
-Technical Course
-Gondola Course
-Family Course
-Taikai
-Gondola Line

Lifts operating: Mitsumata Ropeway, Mitsumata Number 1 Quad, Mitsumata Number 3 Romance lift, Kagura Gondola, Kagura Number 1 Quad (every day)

Tashiro:

Tashiro Number 1 Course
Rakuraku Course
Tashiro Ladies Course
Number 1 Quad connecting course
Skyline Course
Tashiro Aries Course

Lifts operating: Tashiro Ropeway, Tashiro Number 1 Romance lift, Tashiro Number 2 Romance lift, Tashiro Number 1 high speed

Kagura isn't connected up with Tashiro yet, but fairly big chunks of either side are now open.

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No detailed news yet from Iwappara and Joetsu Kokusai. They'll be opening as soon as they can.

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Resorts currently open:

Kagura (Mitsumata)
Kagura (Tashiro)

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Planned opening dates for resorts in Yuzawa Town and Minamiuonuma City (by date):

As soon as possible:
Iwappara
Joetsu Kokusai

Saturday 13th December:
Maiko Snow Resort
Naeba

Friday 19th December:
Ishiuchi Maruyama
Muikamachi Ski Resort
Yuzawa Nakazato
Yuzawa Kogen
Yuzawa Park

Saturday 20th December:
Chateau Shiozawa
GALA Yuzawa
Ipponsugi
Kandatsu Kogen
Ludens Yuzawa
Nakazato Snow Wood
Muimamachi Hakkaisan
NASPA Ski Garden
Yuzawa Kogen (Nunoba area)

Tuesday 23rd December:
Itsukamachi

Thursday 25th December:
Hakkaisanroku

Saturday 27th December:
Ishiuchi Hanaoka

Late December
Mt Granview

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Ski resorts in Yuzawa town
Ski resorts in Minamiuonuma City

Archive report: Posted at 7:57am on Tuesday 9th December 2014
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

Part of Kagura is open

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Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Recent Yuzawa Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 9th December 2014
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Yuzawa Now reports up until Tuesday 9th December 2014
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Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 9th December 2014
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Yuzawa Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2014/2015
*as of Tuesday 9th December 2014
2013/2014
Season
2012/2013
Season
9th December 0cm 0cm 0cm
8th December 25cm 10cm 0cm
7th December 80cm 0cm 0cm
6th December 15cm 0cm 0cm
5th December 0cm 0cm -
4th December 0cm 0cm 0cm
3rd December 0cm 0cm -
Previous 7 days total 120cm 10cm 7cm
Previous 14 days total 120cm 10cm 15cm
November observed snowfall total 0cm 5cm 8cm
December observed snowfall total 120cm 131cm 217cm
January observed snowfall total - 297cm 254cm
February observed snowfall total - 204cm 238cm
March observed snowfall total - 191cm 42cm
April observed snowfall total - 5cm 3cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 120cm 833cm 762cm
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 9th December 2014
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Yuzawa Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - - - - - - - -
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
120cm
[120cm]
-
[120cm]
-
[120cm]
-
[120cm]
-
[120cm]
-
[120cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
5cm
[5cm]
131cm
[136cm]
297cm
[433cm]
204cm
[637cm]
191cm
[828cm]
5cm
[833cm]
0cm
[833cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
8cm
[8cm]
217cm
[225cm]
254cm
[479cm]
238cm
[717cm]
42cm
[759cm]
3cm
[762cm]
0cm
[762cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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