Myoko Snow Report 18 January 2016: Warm and Very Windy

Myoko Snow Report 18 January 2016

Report by David Churchill / Myoko Snowsports

Current Conditions
It’s very windy, snowing lightly and relatively warm this morning as the winds are coming from the south at 50-70km/h wind speed. Several resorts have announced wind hold on a number of lifts. This was the scene at Madarao this morning

Myoko Snow Report 18 January 2016

24 Hour Recap
We had a calm day yesterday before the winds picked up in the evening and we had some light snowfall.

Today’s Picks
Watch out for wind hold on the higher lifts this morning.

Weather Outlook
Warm and strong southerly winds this morning before they turn around to the west this afternoon and become much lighter and colder. Moderate snow from tonight until Thursday and we’re expecting 50-100cm. Light snow Thursday and Friday.

7 Day Outlook for Akakura Onsen Mountain Base, from meteoblue.

Mid-mountain forecast for the next few days:
Myoko Snow Report 18 January 2016


24 Hr Snow Fall: 5cm

Current Snow Depth at Akakura Onsen base: 130cm.

Current Snow Conditions: Fresh

Current temperature at base: -2 degrees @  7:00am (Akakura)

Current Weather: Windy and overcast

Current Visibility: Moderate

Don’t forget to keep up with the snow progress via our Myoko webcams.

Current Snow Depth at Base (11am): 

Don’t forget! Got a great Myoko ski video from this season that you’d like to share? Or would you like to show yourself off at The Daily Flake to the world by presenting a guest Myoko snow report? Upload your best efforts and then contact us with the details! Note: We are not a fan of 5 minutes of polecam face shots. Sorry, we prefer something a little more creative.

The Daily Myoko Kogen Snow Report is proudly presented by Myoko Snowsports, Red Warehouse Myoko and The Daily Flake

Myoko Snow Report

Accommodation in Myoko, Myoko hotels

Myoko Snow Report 18 January 2016