Niseko & Hokkaido's
Backcountry Specialists


Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 31 March, 2016

>>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level:

12-hour snow  0 cm
Temperature  5 °C
Snow depth 125 cm

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station):
12-hour snow   0 cm (estimated)
Temperature  0 °C
Snow depth   340 cm

No new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. It looks gray upper mountain but bluebird is forecast today. The mountain might be frozen in early morning but will be soft after 10 am.

Today is the last day of Japanese business and school year. Most Japanese schools and companies start new semester and business year on the 1st of April. This snow report ends for this season, too. Thank you for reading!! I would like to leave the last words quote from Niseko Avalanche report.

”Good snow is where you find it”
Enjoy the rest of your  season and see you next time!!

PL:


Snow Forecast

UPPER MOUNTAIN

 
Wind km/h
 
Snow
Rain
max
min
Chill
 
Sun
28
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
16
15
14
4500
Sun
28
night
strong winds
some clouds
-
-
17
15
13
4700
Mon
28
morn-
ing
near gales
rain shwrs
-
1
18
17
15
5000
Mon
29
after-
noon
near gales
rain shwrs
-
1
19
18
16
5200
Mon
29
night
gales
light rain
-
3
19
18
16
5100
Tue
29
morn-
ing
severe gales
light rain
-
1
18
18
16
5000
Tue
30
after-
noon
severe gales
cloudy
-
-
18
18
16
5100
Tue
30
night
extremely windy
heavy rain
-
22
18
14
10
5650
Wed
30
morn-
ing
strong winds
rain shwrs
-
3
15
15
13
4500
Wed
31
after-
noon
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
2
16
15
13
4450
Wed
31
night
light winds
rain shwrs
-
1
15
14
13
4600
Thu
31
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
16
15
14
4500
Thu
1
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
16
16
15
4550
Thu
1
night
calm
clear
-
-
16
14
14
4350
Fri
1
morn-
ing
calm
rain shwrs
-
1
14
14
14
4200
Fri
2
after-
noon
calm
light rain
-
2
14
14
14
4250
Fri
2
night
calm
light rain
-
4
13
12
12
4050
Sat
2
morn-
ing
light winds
light rain
-
2
11
11
10
4150

 

LOWER MOUNTAIN

 
Wind km/h
 
Snow
Rain
max
min
Chill
 
Sun
28
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
23
18
18
4500
Sun
28
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
19
17
17
4700
Mon
28
morn-
ing
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
1
25
25
25
5000
Mon
29
after-
noon
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
1
26
23
23
5200
Mon
29
night
moderate winds
light rain
-
3
22
21
21
5100
Tue
29
morn-
ing
strong winds
light rain
-
1
24
23
23
5000
Tue
30
after-
noon
fresh winds
cloudy
-
-
23
23
23
5100
Tue
30
night
severe gales
heavy rain
-
22
22
20
20
5650
Wed
30
morn-
ing
moderate winds
rain shwrs
-
3
23
23
23
4500
Wed
31
after-
noon
light winds
rain shwrs
-
3
24
21
21
4450
Wed
31
night
light winds
rain shwrs
-
1
18
15
15
4600
Thu
31
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
24
22
22
4500
Thu
1
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
23
19
19
4550
Thu
1
night
light winds
clear
-
-
17
16
16
4350
Fri
1
morn-
ing
calm
rain shwrs
-
1
21
19
19
4200
Fri
2
after-
noon
calm
light rain
-
2
18
17
17
4250
Fri
2
night
calm
light rain
-
4
16
16
16
4050
Sat
2
morn-
ing
calm
light rain
-
2
18
16
16
4150

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