Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Friday 16th March 2018

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:02am on Friday 16th March 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, fog
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Rain-sleet
wind condition
NNE
visibility condition
Generally pretty poor
This report
Friday 16th March 2018, 8:02am
0cm
Thursday 15th March 2018, 12:44pm 0cm
Wednesday 14th March 2018, 7:26am 0cm
Tuesday 13th March 2018, 6:55am 0cm
Monday 12th March 2018, 8:21am 0cm
Sunday 11th March 2018, 8:18am 0cm
Saturday 10th March 2018, 8:27am 1cm
Last 7 reports (total): 1cm
Last 14 reports (total): 2cm
Current month (March 2018) total: 12cm
2017/2018 season so far total: 522cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:02am on Friday 16th March 2018
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Morning from Hakuba.

It is colder this morning. The warmth was kind of nice, but it was too warm for too long which of course is not the best friend of snow.

Anyway this morning it is raining early on but expected to be sleet or perhaps snow later as it gets a little colder still during the morning. I can't see anything being reported but perhaps a dusting of snow higher up.

Limited visibility too.

Tomorrow we are going to see more sunshine.

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Ski resort information on Thursday 15th March 2018 (at time of writing):

Hakuba Happo-one

Operating lifts:
- All lifts appear to be operating

Courses open:
- All areas open as planned

Official snow depth:
- Kurobishi: 345cm
- Usagidaira: 205cm
- Lower: 70cm

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Hakuba Goryu

Operating lifts:
- All lifts should be operation as normal today
- The top Alps Number 2/4 pair lifts are scheduled to be open daily until 18th March

Courses open:
- All courses should be open as normal (apart from Adventure)

Official snow depth:
- Top: 330cm
- Toomi: 120cm
- Iimori: 75cm

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Hakuba 47

Operating lifts:
- All lifts should be operation as normal today
- Line D usually operates only when the Gondola is not operating

Courses open:
- All main courses should be available

Official snow depth:
- Top: 305cm
- Base: 120cm

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Tsugaike Kogen

Operating lifts:
- All lifts should be operating as normal

Courses open:
- All course areas are open

Official snow depth:
- Tsuga-no-mori: 290cm
- Han-no-ki: 280cm
- Maruyama: 90cm
- Shirakaba: 240cm
- Champion: 100cm
- Oya-no-hara: 110cm
- Kane-no-naru-oka: 100cm

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Hakuba Cortina

Operating lifts:
- All lifts should be operating as normal

Courses open:
- Most courses should be open

Official snow depth:
- Top: 265cm
- Base: 150cm

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Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field

Operating lifts:
- Should be open as planned

Official snow depth:
- Top: 190cm
- Base: 100cm

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Hakuba Norikura Onsen

Operating lifts:
- All lifts apart from Number 1 and 7 should be operating

Official snow depth:
- 135cm

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Hakuba Valley Kashimayari

Operating lifts:
- All lifts apart from Number 8 and 10 should be operating

Official snow depth:
- 160cm

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Hakuba Sanosaka

Operating lifts:
- All three lifts are operating

Official snow depth:
- 110cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:02am on Friday 16th March 2018
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

Resorts should be open as normal

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  2017/2018
*as of Friday 16th March 2018
2016/2017
Season
2015/2016
Season
16th March 0cm 2cm 0cm
15th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
14th March 0cm 0cm 4cm
13th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
12th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
11th March 0cm 1cm 0cm
10th March 1cm 20cm 2cm
Previous 7 days total 1cm 23cm 6cm
Previous 14 days total 2cm 56cm 6cm
November observed snowfall total 47cm 1cm 10cm
December observed snowfall total 158cm 64cm 54cm
January observed snowfall total 202cm 242cm 138cm
February observed snowfall total 103cm 151cm 82cm
March observed snowfall total 12cm 65cm 35cm
April observed snowfall total - 4cm 2cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 522cm 527cm 321cm
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  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
158cm
[205cm]
202cm
[407cm]
103cm
[510cm]
12cm
[522cm]
- -
2016/2017 season - 1cm
[1cm]
64cm
[65cm]
242cm
[307cm]
151cm
[458cm]
65cm
[523cm]
4cm
[527cm]
0cm
[527cm]
2015/2016 season - 10cm
[10cm]
54cm
[64cm]
138cm
[202cm]
82cm
[284cm]
35cm
[319cm]
2cm
[321cm]
0cm
[321cm]
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
276cm
[276cm]
126cm
[402cm]
105cm
[507cm]
111cm
[618cm]
1cm
[619cm]
0cm
[619cm]
2013/2014 season - 35cm
[35cm]
122cm
[157cm]
97cm
[254cm]
91cm
[345cm]
70cm
[415cm]
8cm
[423cm]
0cm
[423cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
47cm
[47cm]
185cm
[232cm]
149cm
[381cm]
168cm
[549cm]
10cm
[559cm]
6cm
[565cm]
0cm
[565cm]
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