First snow on Mt.Fuji

posted on October 27, 2016

Mount Fuji, Japan's highest peak, has been capped with snow for the first time this season.

It's the latest initial snowcap on record, coming 26 days later than average, as it did in 1956.

Local weather officials say the snow was detected at around 6:20 AM, Japan time, on Wednesday.

source by nhk
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