Japanese Snow Enthusiast Dives Into Snowbank After Record-Setting Winter Storm

Extreme weather conditions hit parts of Gunma Prefecture, Japan, on December 17, with about two meters of snow falling in the town of Minakami.

This clip, posted by @takuto_iguchi on Instagram, shows someone diving into a pile of snow next to a roadway.

In the neighboring Niigata Prefecture, snow forced road closures across the Kan-Etsu Expressway, leaving over 1,000 vehicles stranded. Credit: @takuto_iguchi via Storyful