Heavy snow warning lifted for all 23 wards and Tama region of Tokyo

Japan's Meteorological Agency had issued a heavy snow warning for all of Tokyo's 23 wards as well as its Tama region on Monday evening. The warning was lifted shortly after midnight on Tuesday.

The snow has passed its peak, but is expected to continue in the Kanto-Koshin region. Heavy snow is expected in some flatland areas through the morning.

Weather officials are warning of traffic disruptions.