Sapporo record snow, Many stranded at Shin-Chitose Aiport

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Sapporo record snow, Many stranded at Shin-Chitose Aiport

Post by Benji Sun » Sun Dec 11, 2016 11:40 pm

also posted on Facebook
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Those of you visiting Hokkaido these few days keep watch for flight delays or cancellations. Hokkaido's experience a bit of extreme snowfall in the last few days (65cm in Sapporo). There's a lot of stranded passengers at Shin-Chitose airport. Many train lines are also affected.
(Japanese news article: http://www.asahi.com/articles/ASJDB5HZ3JDBIIPE012.html)

in other news: Those who are already in Hokkaido are enjoying themselves watching Penguin Walks at Asahiyama zoo.
http://www.asahi.com/articles/ASJD95QVQJD9IIPE01H.html

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