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
 
Sat
30
night
moderate winds
some clouds
-
-
-2
-4
-12
550
Sun
30
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
-1
-2
-4
900
Sun
1
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
-1
-1
-3
1050
Sun
1
night
light winds
clear
-
-
2
-2
-5
800
Mon
1
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
5
3
0
2050
Mon
2
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
6
6
3
3200
Mon
2
night
fresh winds
some clouds
-
-
12
7
3
3400
Tue
2
morn-
ing
fresh winds
some clouds
-
-
12
12
9
3400
Tue
3
after-
noon
moderate winds
some clouds
-
-
13
12
9
3050
Tue
3
night
strong winds
light rain
-
5
10
9
4
2850
Wed
3
morn-
ing
gales
light rain
-
3
9
7
1
2700
Wed
4
after-
noon
near gales
rain shwrs
-
2
5
4
-3
2400
Wed
4
night
strong winds
light rain
1
2
3
1
-7
1700
Thu
4
morn-
ing
gales
rain shwrs
-
1
4
2
-6
1500
Thu
5
after-
noon
gales
clear
-
-
8
7
0
2250
Thu
5
night
severe gales
rain shwrs
-
6
5
5
-3
2100
Fri
5
morn-
ing
near gales
rain shwrs
-
1
3
3
-4
1650
Fri
6
after-
noon
strong winds
clear
-
-
2
1
-7
1450

 

LOWER MOUNTAIN

 
Wind km/h
 
Snow
Rain
max
min
Chill
 
Sat
30
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
3
-1
-5
550
Sun
30
morn-
ing
calm
some clouds
-
-
10
8
8
900
Sun
1
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
8
5
3
1050
Sun
1
night
light winds
clear
-
-
4
0
-2
800
Mon
1
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
11
9
8
2050
Mon
2
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
12
8
6
3200
Mon
2
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
10
6
3
3400
Tue
2
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
20
16
15
3400
Tue
3
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
19
14
13
3050
Tue
3
night
light winds
light rain
-
5
13
12
11
2850
Wed
3
morn-
ing
moderate winds
light rain
-
3
14
13
11
2700
Wed
4
after-
noon
strong winds
rain shwrs
-
2
14
11
8
2400
Wed
4
night
moderate winds
light rain
-
5
9
7
3
1700
Thu
4
morn-
ing
strong winds
rain shwrs
-
1
14
11
7
1500
Thu
5
after-
noon
strong winds
clear
-
-
16
11
8
2250
Thu
5
night
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
6
9
9
5
2100
Fri
5
morn-
ing
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
1
13
11
8
1650
Fri
6
after-
noon
fresh winds
clear
-
-
11
8
5
1450

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