Niseko Snow Report & Forecast January 11, 2015

Awesome skiing and riding conditions out there. Colder temperatures and lower wind speeds than have been seen over the last several days have allowed the peak gates to open and be enjoyed. Snowfall should continue throughout tonight (Sunday/January 11) and tomorrow (Monday/January 12), with skies clearing up for Tuesday (January 13). Sunny pow? Conditions Observed [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast January 8, 2015

Yesterday’s storm continued with high winds and constant snowfall throughout the day.  Black Diamond Tours guides reported wind-affected slopes at several nearby resorts, with some good powder to be found in the trees. Snowpack is wind blown in most places, with heavy, dense snow underneath. Storm expected to continue overnight with high North-Westerlie winds and [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast January 6, 2015

High freezing levels and a storm system rolling in unfortunately left us with rainy conditions at lower elevations, and extremely stormy conditions higher up today (Tuesday/January 6). Temperatures are expected to drop this evening and continue to stay low throughout the week. Snow is expected throughout the night, with extremely windy conditions tomorrow (Wednesday/January 7). [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 3 January 2015

It was blower out there today! Guides reported light, fluffy, and deep snow both in the backcountry and at several nearby resorts. Light snowfall expected to continue tomorrow, with moderate winds from the West. Conditions Observed at Black Diamond Tours weather plot (250m) at 6:35 am New snow in the past 24 hours: 16 cm [...]