Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 8th May 2013

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 3:30pm on Wednesday 8th May 2013
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fine
Base temp:
12°C

Top temp:
5°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
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wind condition
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Wednesday 8th May 2013, 3:30pm
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Saturday 4th May 2013, 9:00am 0cm
Friday 3rd May 2013, 8:25am 0cm
Monday 29th April 2013, 9:00am 0cm
Sunday 21st April 2013, 8:50am 10cm
Saturday 20th April 2013, 10:00am 1cm
Friday 19th April 2013, 15:20pm 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 11cm
Last 14 reports (total): 11cm
Current month (May 2013) total: 0cm
2012/2013 season so far total: 1370cm

Archive report: Posted at 3:30pm on Wednesday 8th May 2013
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

It's still cold up here in Myoko, even though the last day of the lifts has come with the end of the Golden Week holiday.

It's been an interesting season: we didn't have the massive snowfalls of the past couple of years, but that didn't mean it wasn't very good, especially in January and February.

March was an odd month this season, with lots of bad weather to kind of put a damper on things. Funny, since during the last several years we've seen some rain during February, then a return of powder during March. You just never know....

The cold weather and recent snow - remember, it was snowing high up at the beginning of May - means we may have a great spring/early summer season up high in the hills. Tours to the huts below Mt. Hiuchi and closer to Mt. Myoko are now in full swing, and we've at least got some sun recently. Nice if it would just get warm! Ah, corn snow.

Looks like a busy year to come, with many of the hotels already booking reservations.

There's definitely a bigger international presence, but luckily most visitors are here because of what Myoko already is: a nice, Japanese, compact, friendly little ski town.

Hope we can keep that spirit alive.

Thanks for reading the reports this season - hope you enjoyed them.

We'll be back in the autumn when the 2013/2014 season is just around the corner.

Archive report: Posted at 3:30pm on Wednesday 8th May 2013
The latest Myoko Now report can be found here

Myoko Now ski lift operation notes:

All ski resorts are now closed.

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December observed snowfall total 334cm - -
January observed snowfall total 508cm - -
February observed snowfall total 424cm - -
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