The Japan Meteorogical Angency yesterday revised their forecasts of cherry blossom flowering times. It said that because of the recent increase of the temperature, cherry is expected to blossom earlier than their previous forecasts. In Tokyo, it will flower on 21st March, this coming Saturday.
In Japan we have a three-day weekend starting from tomorrow. Because the weather forcast for Saturday is fine, many people will go out to enjoy sunny spring day !