Snow forecast in Japan 2019

Heavy snow is predicted to fall in eastern and western area during the 2018 December to 2019 January holiday season. There may be possible train and flight delays and cancellations. Please check below resources for updates and details.

Japan Visitor Hotline

Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) operates a visitor hotline 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Call for tourist information or assistance in the case of accidents and emergencies. Support is available in English, Chinese, Korean and Japanese.

From Japan 050-3816-2787

From Overseas +81-50-3816-2787

Weather Warnings and Advisories

Japan Meteorological Agency

NHK World News

More information and further resources

JNTO Global site: Snow forecast in Japan (regular updates as needed)

Japan weather general information


Twitter: @JapanSafeTravel (regular updates in English)



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