Ski Japan - Niigata

Arai Funaokayama Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Arai Funaokayama at 122 m altitude issued: 8 am25 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Arai Funaokayama Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Arai Funaokayama Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 9.0mm), mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Arai Funaokayama Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 32.0mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sun morning, min 0°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon morning).
Wednesday 25Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28Sunday 29Monday 30
snow showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
rain showers
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partly cloudy
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heavy rain
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Wind (km/h)
10 W10
10 NW10
10 S10
10 SSE10
0 E0
15 S15
15 SSE15
10 WSW10
10 NNW10
5 NNE5
10 NE10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
5 ENE5
5 SW5
30 NW30
30 NW30
15 NW15
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Freezing level (m)03000070001150135045050065050015001650170010003000
Arai Funaokayama freezing level scale
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Eyeball surf report
  1. eyeball reporterMember Report: Snow falling heavily in Nozawa Onsen. Just a light breeze today. Pretty cold today. Shin-deep new snow. Lifts are all open. Excellent piste conditions. Off-piste has powder snow conditions!
  2. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays Looks like we are in for another day that will be up there with the best. Light snow has continued to fall overnight refreshing the mountain back to a clean slate. Temperatures remain very cold and the winds are moderate with limited visibility becoming apparent with altitude gain. If the past few days are anything to go by crowds will be non existent. Time to get out there. Yesterday was an insane day. Heavy snow feel all day long providing fresh tracks right up to last lifts with 25cm accumulating during the daylight hours. There was hardly anyone on the mountain, probably due to the e...
  3. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays The coldest morning temperatures I can remember are current on the Yamabiko weather station, recording -12c before windchill. For comparisons sake, a normal cold weather temperature for the 8am Yamabiko reading is consistently -7/-8c. Today is much colder than normal with air streaming straight down from the arctic. There are also strong winds up high so when windchill is factored in the apparent temperature will be more like -20/-25c. Therefore if you value your core body temperature maybe add another layer or two today. Thats not to say don’t go riding as the snow conditions are supreme, ...

Other resorts in Japan - Niigata are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (0)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Arai Funaokayama at the specific elevation of 122 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Arai Funaokayama. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of Japan.

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