CONTEST STATUS - Updated: MON ... 19-MAR-18 @ 7:20 PM EDT

Winter '17 / '18 - Snowfall Forecast Contests

19th Annual 'Regular Season'
- Interim Standings ... as of Snow Storm #6 here
- Forecaster Storm Stats ... as of Snow Storm #7 here

- Snow Storm #8
Call for Forecasts!
Deadline: 10:30 PM EDT ... TUE ... 20-MAR-18
Details here

- Snow Storm #7: 12-MAR-18
FINAL Results here
Winning forecast issued by: iralibov

17th Annual 'Season-total'
Deadline for entries has passed
Forecasters' summary here

Winter '16 / '17 - Snowfall Forecast Contests
18th Annual 'Regular Season'
FINAL results here

16th Annual 'Season-total'
FINAL results here

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Snow Season Begins in Japan

From 'Snow Season Japan' blog...

"The first snowfall for the 2009/2010 winter season has arrived on the Hakuba peaks. Hakuba usually sees it’s first snowfall around the middle of October each season, so it’s bang on time. Everything is looking very promising
"In Japanese, we call the first snow is called Hatsuyuki, Hatsu meaning ‘first’ and Yuki meaning ’snow’"

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