Ski Japan - Nagano

Gorin Kogen Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Gorin Kogen at 1500 m altitude issued: 2 pm18 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Nagano

Gorin Kogen Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Gorin Kogen Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -8°C on Thu afternoon). Mainly gales.

Days 4-6 Gorin Kogen Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun afternoon, min -13°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon afternoon).
WedThursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tue
partly cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
Wind (km/h)
20 S20
5 NW5
20 NNW20
15 NNW15
5 N5
25 SSE25
30 S30
15 NW15
50 NNW50
30 NNW30
5 SSW5
25 SSW25
15 SW15
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
35 WNW35
15 WNW15
25 NW25
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Freezing level (m)7000550550007505504003500075000000
Gorin Kogen freezing level scale
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Eyeball surf report
  1. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays The storm is over. Delivering a parting gift of 20cm overnight there are now clear blue skies and bright sunshine above the mountains. A bluebird powder day. In the valleys we have a dense but spectacular sea of fog. Bring the camera up today as there will surely be some amazing views with fresh snow frosting the trees framed by a backdrop of piercing snow clad peaks. To recap from the past week we have received a grand total of 385cm from the entirety of this run of snow. It is remarkable to have such a prolonged run of heavy falls and we are now well set up for the long season ahead. The ...

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Gorin Kogen at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Gorin Kogen. 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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