Japan – Heavy snowfall cuts power to more than 50,000

Some 232 cm (7½ ft) of snowfall in the Sukayu hot spring resort in Aomori.

19 Jan 2016 – Vast quantities of snow has fallen on northern Japan, cutting power to more than 50,000 households and prompting an evacuation advisory for part of Hokkaido.



Thanks to Argiris Diamantis for these links