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Niseko Snow Report & Forecast March 10, 2015

Extremely stormy this morning (Tuesday/Mar 10) with very high wind speeds and lots of rain! Rain turned to snow about mid-way through the day and continued to dump.

Storm is expected to continue through tomorrow (Wednesday/Mar 11) with heavy snowfall, winds hopefully dying down a bit in the evening.

Conditions Observed at Black Diamond Tours weather plot (250m) at 7:00am

New snow in the last 24 hours: 15 cm
Total snow at base: 84 cm
Temperature: 0°C
Heading into the backcountry? Read the official Niseko Avalanche Report to assess conditions.


Snow Forecast

UPPER MOUNTAIN

 
Wind km/h
 
Snow
Rain
max
min
Chill
 
Mon
30
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
2
2
-1
1400
Mon
30
night
moderate winds
some clouds
-
-
2
2
-3
1750
Tue
30
morn-
ing
near gales
some clouds
-
-
2
2
-6
1650
Tue
31
after-
noon
strong winds
light snow
-
-
1
-1
-8
1400
Tue
31
night
fresh winds
snow shwrs
-
-
-4
-7
-15
350
Wed
31
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
-4
-6
-11
500
Wed
1
after-
noon
calm
clear
-
-
-4
-5
-9
700
Wed
1
night
light winds
clear
-
-
-3
-4
-9
400
Thu
1
morn-
ing
moderate winds
clear
-
-
-2
-2
-9
850
Thu
2
after-
noon
fresh winds
some clouds
-
-
0
0
-6
1100
Thu
2
night
light winds
light snow
1
-
1
-2
-8
1050
Fri
2
morn-
ing
light winds
light snow
4
-
0
0
-5
1100
Fri
3
after-
noon
calm
rain shwrs
2
-
0
0
0
1250
Fri
3
night
fresh winds
some clouds
-
-
-1
-1
-8
950
Sat
3
morn-
ing
moderate winds
some clouds
-
-
0
-1
-6
1100
Sat
4
after-
noon
moderate winds
clear
-
-
0
0
-5
1150
Sat
4
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
-1
-1
-5
750
Sun
4
morn-
ing
calm
some clouds
-
-
-1
-1
-1
1000

 

LOWER MOUNTAIN

 
Wind km/h
 
Snow
Rain
max
min
Chill
 
Mon
30
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
9
5
3
1400
Mon
30
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
3
2
-1
1750
Tue
30
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
9
7
4
1650
Tue
31
after-
noon
light winds
light rain
-
2
5
4
1
1400
Tue
31
night
light winds
rain shwrs
-
1
2
0
-4
350
Wed
31
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
6
3
1
500
Wed
1
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
5
1
-1
700
Wed
1
night
calm
clear
-
-
0
-1
-1
400
Thu
1
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
8
5
2
850
Thu
2
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
7
3
1
1100
Thu
2
night
calm
light rain
-
3
3
2
-1
1050
Fri
2
morn-
ing
light winds
mod rain
-
9
4
3
0
1100
Fri
3
after-
noon
light winds
rain shwrs
-
5
5
3
0
1250
Fri
3
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
2
1
-3
950
Sat
3
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
6
5
2
1100
Sat
4
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
6
2
-1
1150
Sat
4
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
1
0
-3
750
Sun
4
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
6
4
2
1000

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