Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 5th May 2012

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:29am on Saturday 5th May 2012
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Archive report: Posted at 7:29am on Saturday 5th May 2012
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So yesterday was a bit of a grim day really in terms of weather. It was still raining heavily later on in the evening.

This morning I was up quite early and it was actually quite chilly for a change. Amazing when you remember how hot things were feeling just one week ago. It is actually about 11C at the moment in town so not winter-like. Today a high of around 21C is forecast for later on in the afternoon.

It's a cloudy start with a few spots of rain earlier on (holding off at the moment), though certainly better and brighter than it was yesterday. The forecast has it clearing up and we might even get to see the sun later on in the afternoon.

Kandatsu aren't going to be able to make it for the weekend apparently - not enough snow left, and so yesterday was the last day of their season.

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Official resort snow depths @ Saturday 4th May 12, AM:
Kagura - Mitsumata:
280cm
Kagura - Tashiro:
250cm
GALA Yuzawa:
90cm (upper)

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Planned resort operations

Open until 6th May:
Naeba
GALA Yuzawa [Central Area, North Area]
Kagura (Tashiro)

Open until 27th May:
Kagura (Mitsumata)

All other ski resorts in Yuzawa and Minamiuonuma are now closed for the season.

Archive report: Posted at 7:29am on Saturday 5th May 2012
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

See report for details.

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