Ski Japan - Niigata

Matsudai Family Ski Area Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Matsudai Family Ski Area at 340 m altitude issued: 2 am25 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Matsudai Family Ski Area Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Matsudai Family Ski Area Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow, mostly falling on Wed morning. Becoming milder with light rain (total 2.0mm) on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri afternoon, min -2°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Matsudai Family Ski Area Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 13.0mm), heaviest on Mon morning giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Sun afternoon, min -3°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon morning).
Wednesday 25Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28Sunday 29Monday 30
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
rain showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
Wind (km/h)
20 W20
20 W20
10 SW10
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
10 S10
20 SSW20
20 WNW20
5 NW5
5 NNE5
10 SSE10
5 S5
0 N0
10 WSW10
30 WNW30
25 NNW25
10 NW10
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Snow map
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Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)02500070001150150045045055045014001600140010002500
Matsudai Family Ski Area freezing level scale
snowy slopeMatsudai Family Ski Area freezing level
Eyeball surf report
  1. 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...
  2. 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, ...

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