Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 27th March 2019

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:14am on Wednesday 27th March 2019
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast cloudy but bright
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Doesn't feel windy but Tsugaike apparently reporting windy conditions
visibility condition
Good
This report
Wednesday 27th March 2019, 9:14am
0cm
Tuesday 26th March 2019, 7:40am 0cm
Monday 25th March 2019, 8:01am 0cm
Sunday 24th March 2019, 8:40am 6cm
Saturday 23rd March 2019, 8:47am 1cm
Friday 22nd March 2019, 8:07am 0cm
Thursday 21st March 2019, 8:46am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 7cm
Last 14 reports (total): 31cm
Current month (March 2019) total: 40cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 392cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:14am on Wednesday 27th March 2019
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning from Hakuba.

There's a little fresh snow to report to you this morning from the mountains:

Hakuba Cortina: 1cm
Hakuba Happo-one: 2cm (top of Riesen quad)
Hakuba 47: 2-3cm

None down to village of course but good to see some snow still and there remains snow on the forecast.

Overnight tonight looks very interesting. Is that... potentially heavy snow?! Wonder how that will turn out.

Gondola and a few top lifts at Tsugaike appear to be on hold this morning but lifts at other resorts moving as normal.

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

Hakuba Happo-one

Official snow depth:
- Kurobishi: 250cm
- Usagidaira: 155cm
- Nakiyama: 35cm

Notes:
- Nakiyama Wall and North Side, Kokusai base areas closed
- Other base areas only part available
- Urakuro area and Omusubi area closed
- Top areas remain open
- Hakuba Happo-one plans to be open until Monday 6th May

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Hakuba Goryu

Official snow depth:
- Top: 265cm
- Toomi: 135cm
- Iimori: 70cm

Notes:
- Adventure, Snow Diving, Cosmo River, Sunny Way and Straight Whiskey closed for the season
- Top areas all open
- Hakuba Goryu plans to be open until Monday 6th May

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Hakuba 47

Official snow depth:
- Top: 220cm
- Base: 80cm

Notes:
- All courses are open
- Note: Generally the Line D lift usually operates if and when the gondola is not operating
- Hakuba 47 plans to be open until Monday 6th May

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Tsugaike Kogen

Official snow depth:
- Tsuga-no-mori: 245cm
- Han-no-ki: 220cm
- Maruyama: 75cm
- Shirakaba: 180cm
- Champion: 80cm
- Oya-no-hara: 40cm
- Kane-no-naru-oka: 60cm

Notes:
- Tsugaike Ropeway is now generally open for spring operations (check for daily operation plans)
- All courses apart from Uma-no-se are open
- Tsugaike Kogen plans to be open until Monday 6th May

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Hakuba Cortina

Official snow depth:
- Top: 220cm
- Base: 105cm

Notes:
- Lifts 1, 2 and 4 are operating
- Ikenota, Hieda Forest, Mt Hieda 1, Itadaira and Ipponmatsu open
- Hakuba Cortina plans to be open until Sunday 31st March

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Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field

Official snow depth:
- Mountain Side: 150cm
- Village Side: 30cm

Notes:
- Small area of Village Side remains available; more of the Mountain Side remains open

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Hakuba Norikura Onsen

Official snow depth:
- 100cm

Notes:
- Number 3, 4, 5 and 6 lifts are operating; courses part open
- Hakuba Norikura plans to be open until Sunday 31st March

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Hakuba Valley Kashimayari

Official snow depth:
- 125cm

Notes:
- Lifts 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 are operating
- About half of the courses are open

Archive report: Posted at 9:14am on Wednesday 27th March 2019
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

See above.

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Hakuba Now reports up until Wednesday 27th March 2019
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Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Hakuba Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2018/2019
*as of Wednesday 27th March 2019
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
27th March 0cm 0cm 2cm
26th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
25th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
24th March 6cm 0cm 4cm
23rd March 1cm 0cm 0cm
22nd March 0cm 5cm 3cm
21st March 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 7cm 5cm 9cm
Previous 14 days total 31cm 5cm 11cm
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 40cm 17cm 65cm
April observed snowfall total - 20cm 4cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 392cm 547cm 527cm
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 27th March 2019
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Hakuba 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
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - 0cm
[0cm]
112cm
[112cm]
207cm
[319cm]
33cm
[352cm]
40cm
[392cm]
- -
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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