Niseko saw some fresh snow today (Saturday/January 7) which was a refreshing change. We saw some warmer temperatures this afternoon, but snow remained good in the higher elevations.
More snow in the forecast for tomorrow (Sunday/January 8) and high winds which will likely keep the gates closed. Temperatures expected to hover around freezing, and drop in the evening.
Conditions Observed at Black Diamond Tours weather plot (250m) at 5:40pm
New snow in the last 24hours: 6 cm
Total snow at base: 180 cm
Heading into the backcountry? Read the official Niseko Avalanche Report to assess conditions.