Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 13th December 2018

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:40am on Thursday 13th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloudy, some blue sky to the north of Yuzawa
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None currently
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Fair and probably improving
This report
Thursday 13th December 2018, 7:40am
2cm
Wednesday 12th December 2018, 7:41am 0cm
Tuesday 11th December 2018, 7:40am 0cm
Monday 10th December 2018, 8:32am 9cm
Sunday 9th December 2018, 8:41am 14cm
Saturday 8th December 2018, 7:43am 0cm
Friday 7th December 2018, 8:04am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 25cm
Last 14 reports (total): 25cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 25cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 27cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:40am on Thursday 13th December 2018
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Good morning from Yuzawa.

Kagura this morning are reporting 10-20cm of fresh snowfall which is good to hear - just a little down here in town and while it hasn't amounted to much on the ground the trees are looking frosted once again as I write this (more so the higher you go), and it is of course better than the rain of yesterday. It is feeling colder this morning as well and while we might get to see the sun today some proper decent snowfall is forecast overnight tonight and into tomorrow.

So I very much look forward to reporting that tomorrow.

Maiko Snow Resort were hoping to be able to open from tomorrow but they have announced that to be delayed and will give an update tomorrow afternoon. Iwappara and Joetsu Kokusai also on standby and no doubt Yuzawa Park the same.

Basically they are all just waiting for snow. Hopefully I'll be bringing you some good news tomorrow...

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Kagura lifts and courses:

- Mitsumata Ropeway
- Mitsumata Number 1 high speed lift
- Mitsumata Number 2 romance lift
- Kagura Gondola
- Kagura Number 1 high speed lift
- Kagura Number 4 romance lift

* Kagura main course
* Gondola course
* Gondola line
* Family course

Naeba lifts and courses:

- Number 5 high speed lift
- Number 4 romance lift

* Number 5 course (900m long and 30m wide by base)

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Other planned resort opening dates (subject to change of course depending on weather/snow conditions)

Ready to open as soon as there is enough snow
- Iwappara
- Joetsu Kokusai

Friday 14th December 2018
- Maiko Snow Resort
- Yuzawa Park

Saturday 15th December 2018
- GALA Yuzawa
- Kagura (Tashiro)
- Kandatsu Kogen
- Yuzawa Kogen
- Yuzawa Nakazato

Friday 21st December 2018
- Ishiuchi Maruyama
- Muikamachi Hakkaisan
- NASPA Ski Garden

Saturday 22nd December 2018
- Chateau Shiozawa
- Ipponsugi
- Nakazato Snow Wood

Sunday 23rd December 2018
- Hakkai Sanroku
- Itsukamachi

Friday 28th December 2018
- Ishiuchi Hanaoka

Saturday 29th November 2018
- Mt Granview

Archive report: Posted at 7:40am on Thursday 13th December 2018
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

Kagura and Naeba are both part open

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  2018/2019
*as of Thursday 13th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
13th December 2cm 4cm 0cm
12th December 0cm 6cm 15cm
11th December 0cm 0cm 26cm
10th December 9cm 0cm 8cm
9th December 14cm 6cm 0cm
8th December 0cm 1cm 1cm
7th December 0cm 0cm 1cm
Previous 7 days total 25cm 17cm 51cm
Previous 14 days total 25cm 20cm 51cm
November observed snowfall total 2cm 14cm 2cm
December observed snowfall total 25cm 277cm 144cm
January observed snowfall total - 392cm 470cm
February observed snowfall total - 162cm 267cm
March observed snowfall total - 11cm 71cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 27cm 857cm 954cm
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 13th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Yuzawa Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - 2cm
[2cm]
25cm
[27cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season - 14cm
[14cm]
277cm
[291cm]
392cm
[683cm]
162cm
[845cm]
11cm
[856cm]
1cm
[857cm]
0cm
[857cm]
2016/2017 season - 2cm
[2cm]
144cm
[146cm]
470cm
[616cm]
267cm
[883cm]
71cm
[954cm]
0cm
[954cm]
0cm
[954cm]
2015/2016 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
92cm
[92cm]
143cm
[235cm]
151cm
[386cm]
38cm
[424cm]
0cm
[424cm]
0cm
[424cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
559cm
[559cm]
420cm
[979cm]
228cm
[1207cm]
95cm
[1302cm]
1cm
[1303cm]
0cm
[1303cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
5cm
[5cm]
131cm
[136cm]
297cm
[433cm]
204cm
[637cm]
191cm
[828cm]
5cm
[833cm]
0cm
[833cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
8cm
[8cm]
217cm
[225cm]
254cm
[479cm]
238cm
[717cm]
42cm
[759cm]
3cm
[762cm]
0cm
[762cm]
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