Myoko Kogen Snow Report 16th February 2013

The dump we were waiting for

The heavens opened last night and it puked! a good 60cm in the village, not sure about up on the hill, might have to go find out…

24 Hr Snow Fall: Approximately 60cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  over 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  powder

temperature: -7.5° at 8am

Current Weather: snowing

Current Visibility: fair, some fog

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 14th and 15th February

More snow!

This week we have had it all, sun, snow, fog, sun, snow, no lack of variety here, this morning was sunny and about half an hour ago it started dumping down big fat flakes, switch back to your powder skis.

Oh and happy valentines day! (especially to my girl Karena bag in Aus!)

 

24 Hr Snow Fall: 0cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  over 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  powder on soft groomers

temperature: 0.5° at 8am

Current Weather: snowing

Current Visibility: fairly clear   Here is a shot of Daz yesterday getting his Euro carve on, how low can you go?

Daz getting his euro on

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 13th February 2013

Snowing again

A sunny day yesterday and now more snow again today.

24 Hr Snow Fall:only a dusting last night but we should get a fair bit more this morning

Current Snow Depth at Base:  over 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  powder on soft groomers

temperature: -3° at 8am

Current Weather: snowing

Current Visibility:  thin fog,

No pics this week, i’m out teaching, just close your eyes and imagine lots of powder.

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 12th February 2013

Bluebird

After a day of heavy snow fall yesterday the clouds have broken and the sun is shining.

24 Hr Snow Fall: It snowed around 50cm yesterday and another 20-30cm last night

Current Snow Depth at Base:  over 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  Hero groomers

temperature: -3° at 8am

Current Weather: sunny with some thin cloud

Current Visibility:  clear

Here is a shot from yesterday, these skis were outside for about 5 minutes before this photo was taken

snow on skis

 

The kids getting ready for ski school this morning 🙂

Mt Myoko and ski school

 

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 9th, 10th and 11th February

Happy Chinese New Year!

Apologies for the lack of updates, busy times here in Myoko! The good news is that it has been puking snow all day… big time!

Snow Fall: I stopped measuring but today was somewhere around the 60cm mark or more in the village.

Current Snow Depth at Base:  over 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  Powder

temperature: -4° at 8am and stable throughout the day

Current Weather: snowing hard

Current Visibility:  fair to low

I will endevour to get some picture up soon, apologies for my slackness!

 

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 8th February 2013

The snow monster is back! and he’s got the sniffles.

A cold day of snow on the hill today, it has dropped 2 degrees in the past hour eeep!

24 Hour Snow Fall: 2cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  approximately 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  A dusting on a soft base

temperature: -5° at 8am -7° at 9am

Current Weather: snowing

Current Visibility:  fair considering it’s snowing

 

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 7th February 2013

Some fresh snow and sunshine

A little bit of fresh yesterday and now the sun is out, another awesome day out on the hill

24 Hour Snow Fall: 5-10cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  approximately 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  A dusting on a soft base

temperature: 0° at 8am

Current Weather: Clear with some scattered cloud

Current Visibility:  some low cloud around the top of the resort

 

Here is a shot from Yesterday of our friend Kirby learning to ski, usually a boarder it looks like she’s moving to the light side of the force 🙂

Kirby learning to ski!

Kirby learning to ski

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 6th February 2013

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 6th February 2013

The snow monster is moving back in here in Myoko with some nice fresh falls that should keep going until at least Tuesday we hope.

This was what it looked like at the Snow Monkeys this morning. Check out more up to date weather pics on our Myoko webcam page.

Myoko Snow Monkeys

Plenty of snow for the hot spring monkeys this morning

24 Hour Snow Fall: 5-10cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  approximately 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  light fresh snow

temperature: -3.5° at 8.15am

Current Weather: Moderate snow with no wind

Current Visibility:  Low lying clouds

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 5th February 2013

The rain has turned to snow and the week forecast is looking awesome

 

24 Hour Snow Fall: 2cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  approximately 3m

Current Snow Conditions:  Hard groomers with a dusting of snow

temperature: -3.5° at 11.30am

Current Weather: Light snow

Current Visibility:  Medium level clouds

Myoko Kogen Snow Report 4th February 2013

A light snow dusting with snow on the way!!!

 

24 Hour Snow Fall: 5cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:  approximately 3.1m

Current Snow Conditions:  A dusting of fresh

temperature: -1° at 8.30am

Current Weather: Scattered snow shows

Current Visibility:  Broken clouds clearing

I would like to give a little shout out to a awesome little grom, Ethan. The kid is only 10 and can shred pretty well for his size. Here is a video of him mixing it up on groomers, the park, powder, trees and crud. Hope you have had an awesome trip bud.

Ethan, a little shredder from damien st pierre on Vimeo.