Bulldozer Powers Through Piles of Snow After Japanese Ski Area Gets Fresh Dumping

A bulldozer powered through large piles of snow in Hakuba, Japan, after heavy falls hit the ski area on January 3.

Hakuba Cortina Ski Resort recorded 25cm of new snow at base, according to the resort’s Facebook page.

Heavy snowfall brought about by an unusually cold air mass was disrupting traffic in nearby cities including the port city of Himi, according to BBC Weather. Credit: powerstationjapan via Storyful