In Japan, in Fukui Prefecture for the first time in 17 years fell the April snow. In mountainous areas, as well as in the city of Ono, the height of the snow cover was 7-11 centimeters, and the air temperature corresponded to the February norm and did not rise above 4-5 ° С.
According to meteorologists, the precipitation is caused by the low-pressure region that formed on the coast, and also by the streams of cold air. After the snowfall in the region will rain.
Local residents publish in social networks dozens of photographs of blooming cherry blossom, powdered with snow.