Tokyo has November snow for first time in 54 years
Tokyo woke up Thursday to its first November snowfall in more than half a century, leaving commuters to grapple with train disruptions and slick streets. Snow began falling before dawn with the mercury approaching zero as a cold weather system moved south. The Japan Meterological Agency said it was
White Christmas in Hawaii? Snow falls on Big Island peaks, Blizzard Warning issued - The Washington Post -- Thanks to a very warm weather pattern, snow cover in the Lower 48 is scarce. Minneapolis is the only major city that may awaken to a White Christmas this year. - Yet strangely, there is a chance of snow in our 50th state through Christmas Eve and the Big Island peaks of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea may appear more “Christmasy” than Boston and Buffalo Thursday morning.
Heavy equipment pushes snow at a State of Alaska snow dump site on Old Seward Highway near O'Malley Road in Anchorage, Alaska, on Thursday, February 16, 2012. The National Weather Service says 106.7 inches of snow has fallen in Anchorage this winter as of February 15, 2012, well above the average of 74.5 inches. (AP Photo/The Anchorage Daily News, Marc Lester)