JR Railway Company also suspended the movement of express trains that connect Tokyo with Nagano and Yamanashi prefectures.
At least 180 domestic flights were canceled at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport due to snowfall, which, according to forecasts, is expected on Thursday afternoon. This was reported by NHK.
JR Railway Company, in turn, suspended the movement of express trains that connect Tokyo with the mountainous prefectures of Nagano and Yamanashi.
Several sections of high-speed toll roads in the Japanese capital have been closed as a preventive measure to avoid possible icing.
According to forecasters, the height of the snow cover in Tokyo may be up to 5 cm. Also, up to 30 cm of snow will fall in Yamanashi Prefecture.