Reset!! Here we go again!

By 8th December 2018 April 3rd, 2019 Niseko Snow Report

10 cm of fresh snow has accumulated in Niseko in the 12 hours to 7am.

 

Conditions at Hirafu midway station (820m)
Snowfall estimated: 30 cm
Temperature:  -13 °C
Wind:  W 10 m/s

Conditions observed in Niseko Town (139m)
Snowfall observed: 10 cm
Temperature:
  -6 °C
Wind: W 2 m/s

Snow stopped falling and it’s cloudy at 6 am in Niseko town.

Niseko’s got 20 cm of new snow during a day yesterday. And another 10 cm over night! So I hope mountain’s got over 30 cm on top! I am trying to get the first Gondora at Grand Hirafu, and get the first track! It’s much colder than last few weeks and windy. Don’t forget your face mask today.

A typical winter weather system is set over Hokkaido for next few days. Winter has just begun.

– Maiko :)

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