Niseko’s snow drought ended today! It was white and windy out there causing lifts to shut in the afternoon the day. At the time of writing (6:25 pm) the Ace Quad was not running for night skiing.
Light snowfall expected to continue overnight and into tomorrow morning (Saturday Jan/18) with moderate to high winds.
Conditions Observed at Black Diamond Tours weather plot (250m) at 5pm
New snow in the last 24 hours: 18 cm
Total snow at base: 180 cm
Heading into the backcountry? Read the official Niseko Avalanche Report to assess conditions.