Active atmospheric wave fronts passing through the southern periphery of the Siberian anticyclone powerful, have caused quite a rare meteorological phenomenon, which is now observed in Japan — snow.
Anticyclonic cold air descending from the north, as "pushes" atmospheric fronts in the south, not only exacerbating them, and causing intense rainfall, but also significantly lowering the temperature. As a result of the penetration of the Japanese islands of cold and humid air masses, places already started to snow, which will continue throughout the day. According to the forecasts of meteorologists in the Japanese capital, Tokyo, can namesti 15 cm of snow.
Weather phenomenon affected the capital of China. Beijing snow had covered the ground light blanket. That too is quite rare.