*0.5cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:30 today the temperature was -2°C.
Cold temperatures have persisted for the last few days and it is presently snowing lightly in Hirafu Village.
Looks like we can expect continued sporadic snowfall throughout the week and chances remain high that Grand Hirafu will open as scheduled this Saturday.
Hirafu Village has a solid 20-30cm layer of snow with a lot more higher up on the resort.
Get more information on Snow-Forecast.com.