Lots of wind-affected fresh snow today, with high winds causing the upper lifts at Niseko United to close. Guides reported touchy backcountry conditions and unstable snowpack in many areas.
A consistent fall of snow expected overnight and into tomorrow (Tuesday/Feb. 10) with winds moderating through the day. Very cold temperatures to continue into tomorrow with lows of -10 expected.
Conditions Observed at Black Diamond Tours weather plot (250m) at 4:20pm
New snow in the last 24hours: 17 cm
Total snow at base: 190 cm
Heading into the backcountry? Read the official Niseko Avalanche Report to assess conditions.