Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Friday 2nd March 2012

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Yuzawa & Minamiuonuma region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:26am on Friday 2nd March 2012
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Base temp:

Top temp:
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
wind condition
Slight wind
Generally good
This report
Friday 2nd March 2012, 8:26am
Thursday 1st March 2012, 8:07am ---
Wednesday 29th February 2012, 8:52am ---
Tuesday 28th February 2012, 8:07am ---
Monday 27th February 2012, 8:35am ---
Sunday 26th February 2012, 10:10am ---
Saturday 25th February 2012, 9:27am ---
Last 7 reports (total): ---
Last 14 reports (total): ---
Current month (March 2012) total: ---
2011/2012 season so far total: ---

Archive report: Posted at 8:26am on Friday 2nd March 2012
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yesterday those lovely blue skies didn't last too long as it fairly quickly became overcast and we ended the day with a grey cloud cover. It went down to about -1 degree overnight and this morning we start the day with just cloud. The forecast for the day is a chance of snow in higher areas and a chance of rain down in town. I'll post another report on this Yuzawa Now report page this evening with the latest on how things went today and how things are looking for the weekend...



Well, it hasn't been the best day today, though we have largely held off the rain. There has been a lot of cloud covering the mountains around town today and snow has been falling in places higher up, and at times spots of rain down in town. But nothing too damaging I don't think - it could have been much worse.

Let's look forward - the Niigata forecast that was published at 4pm tells us that this region can expect up to 15cm of snow between now and 9am. Then again, Kagura is calling for 'just a dusting'. It somehow feels like it is going to be touch and go how much we get tonight, but I would say that 15cm is sounding optimistic. Just keep that in mind!

So anyway weekend here we come. After the mild period we have had in recent days, come expecting early spring-like conditions in most places and you should be fine with having lots of fun.

We should be relatively clear over the weekend with a higher chance of sun on Sunday.

You might want to try and avoid Monday or Tuesday though as it looks like we are going to be hit with rain early in the week.

Anyway, have a fun weekend!

Archive report: Posted at 8:26am on Friday 2nd March 2012
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts open

Thursday 1st March 2012
This report
Friday 2nd March 2012
Saturday 3rd March 2012
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Minakami Now 25cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:56am
Aizu Bandai Now 2cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 9:21am
Naeba Now 18cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 9:22am
Myoko Now 45cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:38am
Hakuba Now 6cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 9:12am
Shiga Kogen Now 16cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 9:00am
Zao Now 2cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:59am
Nozawa Onsen Now 14cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:46am
Madarao Now 32cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:44am
Appi Kogen Now 10cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:40am
Niseko Now 0cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 8:20am
Geto Kogen Now 0cm
Thursday 27th February 2020, 7:56am
Furano Now 0cm
Wednesday 26th February 2020, 7:39am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd November 2018, 11:03am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Yuzawa Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Yuzawa Now by clicking on the month