Ski Japan - Niigata

Joetsu Kokusai Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Joetsu Kokusai at 1017 m altitude issued: 2 pm18 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Joetsu Kokusai Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Joetsu Kokusai Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, near gales from the NW by Fri night).

Days 4-6 Joetsu Kokusai Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun afternoon, min -10°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat night, strong winds from the WNW by Mon afternoon).
WedThursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tue
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snow showers
partly cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partly cloudy
light snow
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moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
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Wind (km/h)
15 SSW15
25 W25
20 NW20
15 NW15
5 WNW5
25 S25
30 SSW30
20 NW20
50 NNW50
30 NW30
5 W5
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
40 W40
45 W45
50 WNW50
25 WNW25
45 WNW45
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Freezing level (m)950500450400050095055040025020015080000000
Joetsu Kokusai 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 Joetsu Kokusai at the specific elevation of 1017 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Joetsu Kokusai. 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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