Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Monday 7th December 2015

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:01am on Monday 7th December 2015
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Clear as can be, sunny
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
-2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Nothing
wind condition
Slight southerly
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Archive report: Posted at 8:01am on Monday 7th December 2015
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

As expected, it's a fine morning here in the region. Clear blue skies from early on, it's going to be a beauty of a day. Right now it's about 2 degrees so a chilly start with temperatures expected to rise to about 8 degrees in town. Similar weather conditions are expected tomorrow.

All good for locals still catching up on last minute preparations for winter. I think that most of us would however much prefer what we saw last year on this date!

The only change to report is that on weekdays now until the snow arrives in style, the Kagura Number 1 romance pair lift won't be moving - the quad will cover that same area.

The first photo below is the webcam image at of 8am from the top of Ishiuchi Maruyama resort looking north up the Minamiuonuma valley.

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Planned opening dates for resorts in Yuzawa Town and Minamiuonuma City (by date):

Currently part open:
The main Kagura course - 1500m in length, real snow (and artificial) - is open.
The Mitsumata (snow-mat) area is currently being used as a connection to get to the open Kagura area.
Operating lifts are Mitsumata Ropeway, Mitsumata Number 1 lift, Mitsumata Number 3 lift, Kagura Gondola and the Kagura Number 1 high speed quad.
The Kagura Gondola needs to be taken to return back to the Mitsumata area.

On standby to open as soon as there is enough snow:
Iwappara
Joetsu Kokusai

Saturday 12th December:
Kagura (Tashiro)
Maiko Snow Resort
Naeba

Friday 18th December:
Ishiuchi Maruyama
Muikamachi Ski Resort
Yuzawa Nakazato
Yuzawa Park

Saturday 19th December:
GALA Yuzawa
Ipponsugi
Kandatsu Kogen
Ludens Yuzawa
Nakazato Snow Wood
Muimamachi Hakkaisan
NASPA Ski Garden
Yuzawa Kogen

Thursday 24th December:
Chateaux Shiozawa

Friday 25th December:
Hakkaisanroku

Saturday 26th December:
Itsukamachi
Ishiuchi Hanaoka
Mt Granview

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Ski resorts in Yuzawa town
Ski resorts in Minamiuonuma City

Archive report: Posted at 8:01am on Monday 7th December 2015
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

Kagura is part open but otherwise we are waiting for snow

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