Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather reports

Yuzawa Now

8:10am, 19th April 2014
Current weather conditions:
Mostly cloudy for now
weather condition Precipitation:
-
precipitation condition
Temperature (base):
5C Wind conditions:
2m/s NNW
wind condition
Temperature (mountain top):
2C

Report

Rain eased off as forecast in the morning but it was back raining lightly for a while in the evening yesterday and felt quite chilly again.

This morning is clearer than yesterday but there's quite a bit of cloud around. The forecast is for sun and so it might well clear up.

Naeba opens up again for today and tomorrow. They have the Number 5 quad lift, the Prince Number 2 gondola and the Takenokodaira pair lift operating and while open terrain is limited you can slide back down to base. Actually there is still decent cover at Naeba.. some ground showing through on lower slopes but by no means getting bare yet.

Kagura remains pretty much all open (though of course not connected by Dragondola at this stage of the season) and over at GALA Yuzawa the Central and North areas are mostly open. (The downhill course at GALA Yuzawa and the South Area is now closed).

With choice of resorts now limited and people wanting to get in last slides of the season, expect places to get rather busy especially at the weekends.

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Current planned resort operations:

Weekends only; then 26th-29th April and 3rd-6th May:
Naeba

Daily until 6th May:
GALA Yuzawa (Central and North Areas)
Kagura (Tashiro area)

Daily until 25th May:
Kagura (Mitsumata and main Kagura area)

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All other resorts in the region are now closed for the season.

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Official resort snow depths @ Saturday 19th April 2014, AM:
Kagura (Tashiro):
260cm
Kagura (Mitsumata):
310cm
Gala Yuzawa:
210cm

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

GALA Yuzawa, Kagura and Naeba open for the weekend - see report

Observed snowfall in the last 14 days

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Observed snowfall in this season

Iwappara:

0cm snowfall in the last 7 days
5cm snowfall in April 2014
833cm snowfall since the beginning of the season

Kagura:

0cm snowfall in the last 7 days
20cm snowfall in April 2014
1172cm snowfall since the beginning of the season

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Kagura
New snowfall* 0cm
Current snow 330cm
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