Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 27th April 2019

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:17am on Saturday 27th April 2019
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Thick bank of cloud
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light rain (sleet > snow higher up)
wind condition
Northerly
visibility condition
Limited/poor on mountain
This report
Saturday 27th April 2019, 8:17am
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Thursday 25th April 2019, 8:33am 0cm
Wednesday 24th April 2019, 8:32am 0cm
Tuesday 23rd April 2019, 7:31am 0cm
Monday 22nd April 2019, 8:35am 0cm
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Last 7 reports (total): 0cm
Last 14 reports (total): 0cm
Current month (April 2019) total: 21cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 420cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:17am on Saturday 27th April 2019
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning from Hakuba.

Ahhh, Golden Week. Sakura cherry blossoms and warm sunshine... well, that's what it is all usually about.

This morning though it is chilly, cloudy, foggy, wet and actually there is some sleet and snow being reported from higher areas. I can't find any resorts reporting any fresh cm of snow this morning so presume there is none.

Whatever happens for the rest of today, tomorrow should be much simpler with sunny clear skies expected along with temperatures rising back into double digits.

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Ski resort news for this morning:

You need to take the Gondola back down to base at Hakuba Goryu as the Woody course and base Toomi run are now closed.

A few more lifts are operating for Golden Week, as noted below....

At Hakuba Happo-one you can now take either the Gondola or Kokusai Number 1 pair lift back down to base area.

At Hakuba Goryu the top Alps 2/4 is also operating for the holiday period.

You can still ride back down to base at Hakuba 47.

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Ski resort information on Saturday 27th April 2019:
The below info is checked manually each morning and believed to be correct at time of report.

Hakuba Happo-one

Official snow depth (as reported by resort):
- Kurobishi: 175cm
- Usagidaira: 95cm
- Nakiyama: -cm

Notes:
- The upper Riesen Grat, Usagidaira, Kurobishi, Panorama and Skyline areas remain open
- All base areas are now closed
- Take the Gondola or Kokusai Number 1 pair lift back down to base
- Hakuba Happo-one plans to be open until Monday 6th May

Operating lifts (planned):
- Grat quad
- Alpen quad
- Usagidaira pair
- ADAM Gondola
- Panorama pair
- Kokusai Number 1 pair
- Kokusai Number 3 pair
- Kurobishi Number 2 quad
- Kurobishi Number 3 pair
- Skyline Number 2 pair

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Hakuba Goryu

Official snow depth (as reported by resort):
- Top: 210cm
- Toomi: -cm
- Iimori: -cm

Notes:
- The upper Panorama, Grand Prix, Technical and Super areas remain open
- All other areas are now closed
- Take the Gondola back down to base
- Hakuba Goryu plans to be open until Monday 6th May

Operating lifts (planned):
- Goryu Telecabin (Gondola)
- Alps Number 1 pair lift
- Alps Number 2 pair lift
- Alps Number 2/4 pair lift

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Hakuba 47

Official snow depth (as reported by resort):
- Top: 180cm
- Base: 50cm

Notes:
- The resort is reporting 90% area still open
- The lower part of Route 7 is now closed
- Beginners are recommended to use the Gondola back down to base
- You can still ride down to base via Route 1
- The Tree Riding Zones are now closed
- Hakuba 47 plans to be open until Monday 6th May

Operating lifts (planned):
- Gondola
- Line AB pair lift
- Line C quad lift
- Line E high speed pair lift

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Tsugaike Kogen

Official snow depth (as reported by resort):
- Tsuga-no-mori: 190cm
- Han-no-ki: 170cm
- Oya-no-hara: 30cm
- Others: -cm

Notes:
- The upper Tsuga-no-mori and Han-kou course areas remain open
- All other course areas are now closed
- Take the Gondola back down to base
- Tsugaike Kogen plans to be open until Monday 6th May

Operating lifts (planned):
- EVE Gondola
- Tsuga Number 2 pair lift
- Han-no-ki high speed pair lift
- Tsugaike Ropeway (* a separate ticket is required)

Archive report: Posted at 8:17am on Saturday 27th April 2019
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

Four ski resorts remain part open - see above for details

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  2018/2019
*as of Saturday 27th April 2019
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
27th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
26th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
25th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
24th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
23rd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
22nd April 0cm 0cm 0cm
21st April 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 0cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 0cm 47cm 1cm
December observed snowfall total 112cm 158cm 64cm
January observed snowfall total 207cm 202cm 242cm
February observed snowfall total 33cm 103cm 151cm
March observed snowfall total 47cm 17cm 65cm
April observed snowfall total 21cm 20cm 4cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 420cm 547cm 527cm
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 27th April 2019
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 - 0cm
[0cm]
112cm
[112cm]
207cm
[319cm]
33cm
[352cm]
47cm
[399cm]
21cm
[420cm]
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2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
158cm
[205cm]
202cm
[407cm]
103cm
[510cm]
17cm
[527cm]
20cm
[547cm]
0cm
[547cm]
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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