Myoko Kogen Snow Report: 1st February 2012

Well it may be the start of a new month but it just keeps snowing here – there seems no end. Interesting bit of news today. On NHK this morning the weather report stated that Sekiyama (the train stop one down from Myoko Kogen – on the way to Seki Onsen) is currently the snowiest place in Japan!

24 Snow Fall:approx 20cm

Current Snow Depth at Base:over 4 metres

Current Snow Conditions:Powder

temperature: -4° at 9am

Current Weather:overcast

Current Visibility:Reduced up top but good in the trees

This is the view heading up to Tangram yesterday

Tangram Ski Area near Myoko