Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 30 December 2015 Base at top: 90 cm Temp at top: -9 degrees Base at Uenotaira 80 cm New snow since close: 5 cm Weather: snowy! possible sun in the afternoon Yesterday was an epic day out on the slopes. We received 35cm of fresh snow followed by blue skies from[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 28 December 2015: The Hills are Alive! More and More of the Mountain is Opening Each Day.
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 28 December 2015 Base at top: 70 cm Temp at Top; -6 Degrees Base at Uenotaira 50 cm New Snow since close: 20 cm Weather; Sunny! The snow didn’t stop falling yesterday; we received a welcome dump of snow covering all the rooves and trees, and most importantly on the runs.[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 27 December 2015: Heavy snowfalls – now that’s more like the Nozawa we know!
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 27 December 2015 Base at top: 70 cm Temp at top: -9 Degrees Base at Uenotaira: 50 cm New snow since close: 20 cm Weather: Sun creeping through the clouds A beautiful day of blue skies yesterday left us feeling bittersweet. It was awesome to see the sun[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow report 26 December 2015 Yesterday’s conditions were quite icy but some snow started falling in the afternoon. It started snowing in the village later in the afternoon and has been falling most of the night. The village has a nice light coating of snow and the top has a fresh 15cm. The[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 23 December 2015 Two sleeps ’til Christmas Base at top: 50 cm Temp at Top; -2 Degrees Base at Uenotaira 45 cm New Snow since close: 5 cm Weather; Sun creeping through the clouds The cool and cloudy conditions of yesterday kept the snow steadily falling at higher altitudes. The base[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 22 December 2015 The Future Looks Promising Base at top: 45 cm Temp at top: -2 Degrees Base at Uenotaira: 45 cm New snow since close: 15 cm Weather: cloudy and foggy Yesterday was cloudy up the top but wasn’t as cold as it looked. I think that[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 21 December 2015 More snow to come at Nozawa Onsen Base at top: 40 cm Temp at Top: 0 Degrees Base at Uenotaira: 45 cm New Snow since close: 0 cm Weather: Cloudy Day two on the slopes was fantastic. Lots of people were out riding under the[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 20 December 2015 Blue Skies and Low Temps The lifts started turning yesterday at Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort and we received a steady falling of snow throughout the day. Day two up on the slopes is going to be a good one with blue skies all around and no wind. It’s[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 19 December 2015 The Grand Opening. The lifts here at Nozawa Onsen will be opening today! Thanks to a generous snow fall overnight on Thursday and a nice fresh coating of 15cm in the early hours of this morning, the snow depth now sits at 40cm at the top. Yamabiko lift[…]
Nozawa Onsen Snow Report 17 December 2015 Snow is in the air! It’s always exciting to wake up and see snow falling outside, and this morning we were blessed with the first lot of predicted snow. The trees have begun to turn white and we can see a nice base starting to develop on the[…]