Tag: snow

Snow brings parts of Europe to standstill

Heavy snowfalls brought chaos to parts of Germany and Sweden on Friday, leaving roads blocked, trains halted and schools shut. The Red Cross helped drivers stuck on a motorway in the southern German state of Bavaria and a nine-year-old boy was killed by a falling tree. The front of a […]

Storm Katie Wreaks Havoc Across Britain

Two people are feared to have been killed by Storm Katie, which brought winds of up to 106mph and wreaked havoc across Britain. A boy watched in horror on Monday as his father was swept under the water when their kayak capsized in a river swollen by rain during […]

Mother Nature wreaks havoc on Mother’s Day

Mother Nature flexed her muscles on Mother’s Day, blanketing parts of Colorado, South Dakota and Nebraska with heavy spring snow and lashing the South Carolina coast with Ana, the year’s first named tropical storm. More than 6 inches of snow fell in parts of South Dakota with up to […]