Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 30th April 2019

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:30am on Tuesday 30th April 2019
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Tuesday 30th April 2019, 7:30am
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Current month (April 2019) total: 24cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 1042cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:30am on Tuesday 30th April 2019
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Morning from Yuzawa.

Yesterday ended up with lots of cloud and a fairly blustery wind.

Unfortunately, GALA Yuzawa (all of it) and the Tashiro area of Kagura will not be open today due to strong forecast winds. The Kagura area will be open - via the Mitsumata Ropeway - up to the Kagura Number 1 lift.

It is a rainy morning so perhaps we're not missing much.

Doesn't feel too windy down here in town right now, but it's up top where it matters and stronger winds are forecast for the day.

Tomorrow should be just cloudy and hopefully both GALA and Kagura will be able to open as normal.

Hopefully sunshine will grace us from Thursday for the rest of Golden Week.

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Last day of April. Last day of the Heisei era. See you in the Reiwa Era!

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Photos today are from GALA Yuzawa, NASPA Ski (Tennis?!) Garden and Route 17 / Yuzawa IC exit.

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Updated: Tuesday 30th April 2019

Planned ski resort operations (weather permitting):

** NOTE: GALA Yuzawa is closed today as is the Tashiro area of Kagura

GALA Yuzawa
- Official snow depth: 130cm
- All courses in the Central Area remain open
- Broadway, Swan, Super Swan and Super Broadway in the Northern Area remain open
- Gondola, Barouche quad, Phaeton pair, Coach pair and Victoria quad lifts are operating
- The downhill Falcon course is closed for the season - take the Gondola back down to base
- GALA Yuzawa plans to be open until Monday 6th May

Kagura
- Official snow depth: 220cm (Kagura); 190cm (Tashiro); 160cm (Mitsumata)
- Kagura remains almost fully open
- The downhill course to base at Mitsumata is now closed
- Some lifts only operating on holidays and busy periods
- Tashiro Ropeway plans to be open until Monday 6th May
- Kagura (via Mitsumata Ropeway) plans to be open until Sunday 26th May

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

Archive report: Posted at 7:30am on Tuesday 30th April 2019
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

GALA Yuzawa is closed today.
The Tashiro Area of Kagura is also closed.
Kagura is part open via Mitsumata Ropeway.

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*as of Tuesday 30th April 2019
2017/2018
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30th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
29th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
28th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
27th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
26th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
25th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
24th April 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 0cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 2cm 14cm 2cm
December observed snowfall total 253cm 277cm 144cm
January observed snowfall total 523cm 392cm 470cm
February observed snowfall total 190cm 162cm 267cm
March observed snowfall total 50cm 11cm 71cm
April observed snowfall total 24cm 1cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 1042cm 857cm 954cm
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 30th April 2019
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
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - 2cm
[2cm]
253cm
[255cm]
523cm
[778cm]
190cm
[968cm]
50cm
[1018cm]
24cm
[1042cm]
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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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