Sunshine…is that you?
*8.6cm of fresh snow has fallen since yesterday morning and at 6:50am today the temperature was -4°C. It is snowing lightly again in the Hirafu village and once again we are hoping for the weather to clear – conditions on the mountain will be great with heavy snow falling yesterday afternoon.
Useful information from other places
- Accumulative snow fall to date, 1,403cm
- Snow depth at the peak, 420cm
- Snow depth at the base, 225cm
- JMA’s six hour precipitation forecast, possibly the most accurate weather map
- Real time lift operations.
- The latest Niseko avalanche report.
What’s happening today
Back Country Hiking
With spring just around the corner back country hiking with comes into it’s own. Here are a few images from various hikes up Mt.Yotei you can even “hike” part of Mt.Yotei yourself by taking a look at our virtual tour made in March 2010 Hiking Mt. Yotei from Hangetsu
Remember to always be prepared with the right gear if venturing into the back country and never hike alone.
Get more information on Snow-Forecast.com.
Niseko snow fall data
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