Myoko Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 12th February 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 6:18pm on Sunday 12th February 2012
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Archive report: Posted at 6:18pm on Sunday 12th February 2012
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What an interesting day.... Last night the moon came out, and the majority view was, "Oh, the snow is over." Wake up at 6 (automatic snowblower mode engaged), checked the fall, and not much. Back to bed. Seven a.m., the snow is just coming down like mad - several centimeters per hour. Climb to a peak: sunny and windy. Ski back down: deep fog and more snow. Ah, the variety that is life in Myoko.

The wind did cause some slowdowns of lifts, but no stoppages that we heard about.

In the backcountry, we saw a major slab avalanche on the north face of Maeyama (down to the rain crust at about 65cm); today, lots of crown lines in all directions. It's really unclear out there right now, so good knowledge, full gear and some restraint are all required tools for the adventurer.

Current Official Snow Depths

Akakura Onsen:
410cm

Akakan (Akakura Kanko):
390cm

Ikenotaira:
320cm

Myoko Suginohara:
230cm

Seki Onsen:
600cm

Myoko Ski Park:
495cm

Kyukamura:
500cm

Tangram:
255cm

Madarao:
310cm

Archive report: Posted at 6:18pm on Sunday 12th February 2012
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