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Iizuna Kogen Snow Report:

The Iizuna Kogen snow report is: Lifts open - unreported. Our model predicted 0cm (0 inches) of snow fell over the last 6 days between Wednesday 20 of May at 12AM and Tuesday 26 of May at 12AM at the mid mountain level.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
No recent snow

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
7cm
Sat 25 Apr
Origin:Report Origin

Iizuna Kogen snow depths:

Mountain
Upper snow depth:Snow RadarTell us
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Iizuna Kogen resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Iizuna Kogen brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Iizuna Kogen snow report shown below was updated on 26 May 2020. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Iizuna Kogen.

Last snowfall:

1cm
Apr 22
1cm
Apr 23
3cm
Apr 24
7cm
Apr 25

Resort report:

Conditions piste
Piste condition:
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Conditions off piste
Off Piste condition:
Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
No snow is forecast
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
No significant snow is forecast
Lift
Lifts open:
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Iizuna Kogen snow conditions

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    Bluebird Powder Days
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Snow Radar

Latest snow reports near Iizuna Kogen:

No recent snow reports

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Iizuna Kogen Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Iizuna Kogen 2019 - 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Iizuna Kogen

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Iizuna Kogen using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
Issued: yesterday 32km  away
Issued: yesterday 260km  away
Issued: yesterday 2437km  away
Issued: yesterday 2719km  away
Issued: yesterday 3910km  away
Webcam
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Snow Depth
Upper
Lower
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-
Upper
Lower
900cm
300cm
Upper
Lower
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Upper
Lower
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-
Upper
Lower
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Piste State
Piste
Old corn snow, Hard
Off Piste
Crust
Last Snow
Amount:
Date:
9cm
31 days ago
Amount:
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1cm
19 days ago
Amount:
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1cm
yesterday
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10cm
yesterday
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32cm
yesterday
Next 9 Days
0-3
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0cm
0cm
0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
0cm
0cm
0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
7cm
12cm
0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
14cm
14cm
11cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
64cm
5cm
67cm
Weather
Tue
light rain
Wed
thunderstorm
Thu
clear
Mid station 1601m
Tue
rain showers
Wed
rain showers
Thu
partially cloudy
Mid station 1742m
Tue
clear
Wed
clear
Thu
light snow
Mid station 2188m
Tue
light snow
Wed
light snow
Thu
snow showers
Mid station 3530m
Tue
moderate snow
Wed
light snow
Thu
snow showers
Mid station 5119m

Notes on the Iizuna Kogen Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Iizuna Kogen. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Iizuna Kogen piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Iizuna Kogen snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Iizuna Kogen, the Iizuna Kogen weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Iizuna Kogen weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Iizuna Kogen, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Iizuna Kogen. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Iizuna Kogen snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Iizuna Kogen snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Iizuna Kogen snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Iizuna Kogen snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Iizuna Kogen, study the Iizuna Kogen piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Iizuna Kogen snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Iizuna Kogen on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Iizuna Kogen (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Iizuna Kogen Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Iizuna Kogen snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.