Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 21st March 2018

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:57am on Wednesday 21st March 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy, fog
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None but expected
wind condition
Light down here for now but...
visibility condition
Poor up top
This report
Wednesday 21st March 2018, 7:57am
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Tuesday 20th March 2018, 14:27pm 0cm
Monday 19th March 2018, 16:07pm 0cm
Sunday 18th March 2018, 12:04pm 0cm
Saturday 17th March 2018, 7:17am 0cm
Friday 16th March 2018, 8:02am 0cm
Thursday 15th March 2018, 12:44pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 0cm
Last 14 reports (total): 1cm
Current month (March 2018) total: 12cm
2017/2018 season so far total: 522cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:57am on Wednesday 21st March 2018
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning from Hakuba.

It is a cloudy start to this national holiday with some very poor visibility going on higher up by the looks of the webcams from around the region. Care needed - know where you are going!

So it is not snowing now but we are hoping that it might be today. So all fingers and other bits crossed that I might have some snow news tomorrow morning.

Quite strong winds might also be a feature of the day so look out for that as it might affect upper lift operations.

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Ski resort information on Wednesday 21st 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: 335cm
- Usagidaira: 205cm
- Lower: 60cm

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Hakuba Goryu

Operating lifts:
- All lifts should be operation as normal today

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

Official snow depth:
- Top: 315cm
- Toomi: 105cm
- Iimori: 70cm

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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: 115cm

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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: 285cm
- Han-no-ki: 275cm
- Maruyama: 75cm
- Shirakaba: 235cm
- Champion: 100cm
- Oya-no-hara: 105cm
- Kane-no-naru-oka: 80cm

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Hakuba Cortina

Operating lifts:
- Some lifts may be affected by wind today

Courses open:
- Some courses closed or on hold

Official snow depth:
- Top: 250cm
- Base: 130cm

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Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field

Operatings:
- Resort remains part open

Official snow depth:
- Top: 180cm
- Base: 50cm

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Hakuba Norikura Onsen

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

Official snow depth:
- 120cm

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Hakuba Valley Kashimayari

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

Official snow depth:
- 120cm

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Hakuba Sanosaka

Operating lifts:
- All three lifts are operating
- Last day of the season planned as 25th March

Official snow depth:
- 85cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:57am on Wednesday 21st March 2018
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts open - check for latest on possible lifts on hold due to wind later

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  2017/2018
*as of Wednesday 21st March 2018
2016/2017
Season
2015/2016
Season
21st March 0cm 0cm 0cm
20th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
19th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
18th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
17th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
16th March 0cm 2cm 0cm
15th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 0cm 2cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 1cm 49cm 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
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 21st March 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Hakuba Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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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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