Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 5th April 2012

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Yuzawa region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:18am on Thursday 5th April 2012
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, light sleet/snow
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
Slight wind
Fair
This report
Thursday 5th April 2012, 10:18am
---
Wednesday 4th April 2012, 9:12am ---
Tuesday 3rd April 2012, 9:02am ---
Monday 2nd April 2012, 9:22am ---
Sunday 1st April 2012, 9:18am ---
Saturday 31st March 2012, 9:38am ---
Friday 30th March 2012, 7:44am ---
Last 7 reports (total): ---
Last 14 reports (total): ---
Current month (April 2012) total: ---
season so far total: ---

Archive report: Posted at 10:18am on Thursday 5th April 2012
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

We're back to something like normal today after those two days of windy disruption to lifts.

And, we have new snow. On the mountains anyway. Kagura are reporting 5cm while Gala Yuzawa seem to be reporting 20cm of fresh snow this morning. Impressive. Should be a good morning up there.

Down in town there has been just a sprinkling really and while it is snowing now it is very light and wet - borderline rain - and not the kind that will rack up some new cm. With temperatures rising to around +5 today, it may well be raining properly this afternoon, but hopefully we can avoid that and we might see snow still falling in higher areas.

Tomorrow should be colder though and snow is lined up on the forecast, perhaps continuing into Saturday.

One thing worth mentioning again is that the South Area of the Gala Yuzawa resort is now closed for the season.

Remember this weekend is the last for Iwappara, NASPA Ski Garden and Yuzawa Kogen. Centleisure Maiko will be open just for this weekend. Afte that we are left with just Naeba (two weekends-only), Kandatsu, GALA Yuzawa and Kagura open. For details see below.

Official resort snow depths @ Thursday 5th April 12, AM:
Mt Naeba:
260cm
Kagura:
380cm
Kagura - Tashiro:
350cm
GALA Yuzawa:
360cm
Kandatsu Kogen:
300cm
NASPA Ski Garden:
235cm
Iwappara:
150cm
Yuzawa Kogen:
220cm
----
Ishiuchi Maruyama:
260cm
Joetsu Kokusai:
200cm

-------

Open until 8th April:
Iwappara
NASPA Ski Garden
Yuzawa Kogen
Ishiuchi Maruyama
Naeba - after that open for 14th, 15th, 21st and 22nd April

Open until 15th April:
Kandatsu Kogen - after that opening on weekends and holidays from 16th April until 6th May)

Open until 6th May:
GALA Yuzawa
Kagura (Tashiro)

Open until 27th May:
Kagura (Mitsumata)

Archive report: Posted at 10:18am on Thursday 5th April 2012
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

A number of ski resorts in Yuzawa and Minamiuonuma are now closed for the season. See report for details.

<
Wednesday 4th April 2012
This report
Thursday 5th April 2012
Friday 6th April 2012
>
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Aizu Bandai Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:35am
Naeba Now 0cm
Sunday 31st March 2019, 11:45am
Shiga Kogen Now 0cm
Monday 27th May 2019, 8:09am
Furano Now 0cm
Wednesday 8th May 2019, 7:51am
Niseko Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:55am
Myoko Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:21am
Hakuba Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 9:09am
Nozawa Onsen Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:46am
Minakami Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:16am
Madarao Now 0cm
Sunday 31st March 2019, 2:24pm
Zao Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 7:59am
Appi Kogen Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 7:51am
Geto Kogen Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 7:12am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd November 2018, 11:03am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Cultural Experiences
Yuzawa Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Yuzawa Now by clicking on the month

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002