April snow turns to shine
By Senior Airman Donald Hudson and Yasuo Osakabe, 374th Airlift Wing public affairs
/ Published April 11, 2019
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Yokota receives snowfall during cherry blossom season, April 10. This rare springtime snowfall was caused by a cold air front from the northeast following a low atomospheric pressure system that passed through the southern part of the Japanese archipelago, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.