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
 
Thu
26
night
strong winds
rain shwrs
-
3
10
8
4
2750
Fri
26
morn-
ing
fresh winds
clear
-
-
9
7
2
3000
Fri
27
after-
noon
fresh winds
clear
-
-
10
9
5
2950
Fri
27
night
near gales
clear
-
-
10
8
3
2850
Sat
27
morn-
ing
strong winds
clear
-
-
9
9
5
2700
Sat
28
after-
noon
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
1
9
8
3
2600
Sat
28
night
moderate winds
rain shwrs
-
2
9
9
5
2750
Sun
28
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
11
10
8
3250
Sun
29
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
12
11
11
3300
Sun
29
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
12
11
11
3300
Mon
29
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
12
12
11
3150
Mon
30
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
12
10
8
3100
Mon
30
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
11
10
7
3150
Tue
30
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
11
11
10
2900
Tue
31
after-
noon
light winds
rain shwrs
-
1
12
11
10
2850
Tue
31
night
fresh winds
rain shwrs
-
4
11
11
9
2700
Wed
31
morn-
ing
fresh winds
risk tstorm
-
4
10
10
7
2650
Wed
1
after-
noon
light winds
risk tstorm
-
10
10
9
8
2550

 

LOWER MOUNTAIN

 
Wind km/h
 
Snow
Rain
max
min
Chill
 
Thu
26
night
light winds
rain shwrs
-
3
13
11
10
2750
Fri
26
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
17
16
15
3000
Fri
27
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
16
13
12
2950
Fri
27
night
light winds
clear
-
-
12
7
5
2850
Sat
27
morn-
ing
light winds
clear
-
-
18
16
15
2700
Sat
28
after-
noon
moderate winds
rain shwrs
-
1
18
13
12
2600
Sat
28
night
calm
rain shwrs
-
2
13
7
7
2750
Sun
28
morn-
ing
calm
clear
-
-
20
19
19
3250
Sun
29
after-
noon
light winds
clear
-
-
20
17
17
3300
Sun
29
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
14
12
12
3300
Mon
29
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
20
18
18
3150
Mon
30
after-
noon
light winds
some clouds
-
-
19
16
16
3100
Mon
30
night
light winds
some clouds
-
-
13
10
8
3150
Tue
30
morn-
ing
light winds
some clouds
-
-
20
17
17
2900
Tue
31
after-
noon
light winds
rain shwrs
-
1
20
17
17
2850
Tue
31
night
light winds
rain shwrs
-
4
15
12
11
2700
Wed
31
morn-
ing
light winds
risk tstorm
-
4
18
18
18
2650
Wed
1
after-
noon
calm
risk tstorm
-
10
19
16
16
2550

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