Hakuba Snow Report – 20th Feb 2012

Weather conditions: Sun, blue skies, some cloud
New snowfall: Nil
Snow depth: 145cm (Village); 325cm (Top of Goryu)
Good morning sunshine!! Today`s sunshiny weather is brought to you by yesterday`s clear skies and google tans. We are expecting the sun to stick around all day today providing great visibility and beautiful views.

It is currently -5 C and will warm to 0 C down near the valley and range from -8 C to -13 C up high on the resorts with a wind chill of -21 C. Winds are light at 2 m/s from the WSW and SSW. The freezing level will rise to 700m today and the solar radiation will affected the snow on the slopes with the most exposure.

No new snow has fallen as we have had mostly clear skies and this trend will continue with some cloudy patches through Wednesday. Freezing levels are projected to rise with a new weather system pushing its way in on Thursday.
Get it while it`s good.