Heavy snow in Germany and Austria will certainly last until Monday

Up to Monday, in Germany and Austria to the north of the Alps still heavy snow expected.

According to the German weather service can be there Sunday in the south of Bavaria to forty inches of snow fall. In the relevant areas remains, there is danger of avalanches.

The movement must according to the weather service to take into account major problems. Died Saturday in Germany, a nineteen-year-old driver after a collision with another car. There are many accidents, four wounded, two of whom seriously.

Rail passengers should be Sunday in Bavaria taking into account serious delay. The heavy snow hampers traffic, especially in the south and west of Munich. Different compounds in the Allgäu and for example, in the direction of Garmisch-enkirchen are closed until further notice. According to Deutsche Bahn by the snowfall, trees toppled and power lines ended up.

Again, serious problems on the #fern pass due to heavy snowfall. #B179 #Austria

AvatarAuteurANWBeuropaMoment of plaatsen09:27 – January 6, 2019

In Austria danger for avalanches is still great

Also in Austria remains the danger for avalanches large, reports the station ÖRF. This applies to large parts of the country. The ‘Tauernautoweg’, on the A10 between Salzburg and Villach, was Saturday in both directions, long closed due to avalanche risk, and the cleanup of the snow.

The Austrian traffic service also points for Sunday on the danger of avalanches on this route. In addition, several mountain passes just like the previous days.


Heavy snowfall hampered (fly)traffic in southern Germany

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