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Massive US blizzard advances north   A massive blizzard bringing more than 2ft (61cm) of snow and punishing winds is advancing up the US East Coast US snowstorm: Millions prepare for huge blizzard   A huge blizzard bearing down on the US east coast is expected to dump near-record levels of snow on Washington and the Mid-Atlantic region 'Crippling' snow storm could slam US east coast   Hundreds of thousands of people along the US mid-Atlantic region should be bracing for 'perhaps crippling' snow Climbers rescued from Canada's highest peak huddled in snow 100 inches of snow fell Ice, snow hit Britain, closing Manchester Airport US admits snow forecast errors   The US National Weather Service has admitted its forecasts were wrong, after predicting a 'potentially historic blizzard' would strike New York shuts down for blizzard   New York City and other areas in the north-east US have shut down as Winter Storm Juno is expected to dump as much as 90cm (36ins) of snow Snow emergency declared in US   An emergency has been declared in several states as a storm bringing hurricane-force winds and 90cm of snow barrels down on the north-east North-east US braced for 'historic blizzard' Snow strands motorists in Alps Snow, ice sweep Britain, stranding drivers Flood warnings for US snowmelt   Snowfall in the north-east of the US has subsided, forecasters say, but there are now warnings of flooding as the snow melts 'Historic' US storm returns to snow-covered north-east Map of Buffalo USA
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B. 2018-03-01 Snow in Europe: Deadly winter storm brings chaos Poland
C. 2017-12-27 Snow emergency in US city Erie after huge storm
D. 2017-03-13 US snowstorm: North-eastern states brace for blizzards New York
4. 2017-01-23 Three sheepdog puppies found alive days after Italy avalanche Rigopiano hotel, Abruzzo, Italy
2017-01-19 Avalanche rescuers race to find Rigopiano hotel survivors Rigopiano hotel, Abruzzo, Italy
G. 2017-01-08 Deadly icy spell grips much of Europe Southern Italy
H. 2016-12-14 US boy buried alive under tonnes of snow Greenwich, Upstate New York
I. 2016-11-23 Tokyo sees first November snow in 54 years Tokyo
J. 2016-01-23 East coast struck by mammoth snowfall New York

Deadly icy spell grips much of Europe US boy buried alive under tonnes of snow Tokyo sees first November snow in 54 years East coast struck by mammoth snowfall
Snow in Europe: Deadly winter storm brings chaos  Large parts of Europe have endured another night of freezing conditions as a Siberian weather system continues to bring chaos Snow emergency in US city Erie after huge storm   A record-breaking snowfall of more than 60 inches (150 cm) has hit the Pennsylvanian city of Erie over the Christmas period US snowstorm: North-eastern states brace for blizzards Three sheepdog puppies found alive days after Italy avalanche   Italian emergency crews pulled three wiggling, white sheepdog puppies out from under tons of snow and rubble at an avalanche-struck hotel Avalanche rescuers race to find Rigopiano hotel survivors Map of Rigopiano hotel Abruzzo Italy

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Mar.1   Poland  

year 2017 Top ^

Dec.27   Pennsylvania  
Mar.13   New York
Jan.23   Italy
Jan.19   Italy
  An avalanche at a mountain hotel in Italy has left at least two people dead and dozens more buried under rubble and snow, including children
Jan.8   Southern Italy

year 2016 Top ^

Dec.14   Upstate New York
Nov.23   Tokyo
Jan.23   New York  
  Parts of the eastern United States have received more than two feet (71cm) of snow fall in a huge blizzard that is sweeping across the region

Jan.22   Washington  
  North Carolina
Jan.21   Philadelphia  

year 2015 Top ^

Jun.19   Western Canada
Mar.11   Italy
Jan.29   Northern England
Jan.27   New York
Jan.26   New York  
Jan.25   New York

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.27   Southern France
  Northern England
Nov.22   Upstate New York
Nov.20   Upstate New York  
  A fierce storm is bringing more snow to parts of the US north-east, with officials warning residents to be prepared for 3ft (1m) of new snow
Nov.19   Upstate New York Northern US braced for more snow Oct.20   Moscow Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crash Map of Vnukovo Airport Russia  The CEO of French oil giant Total SA Christophe de Margerie was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine at Vnukovo Airport Oct.15   Nepal 17 trekkers die in heavy Himalayan snow Map of Annapurna Nepal
  At least 17 people from around the world died after being trapped in heavy snowfall while trekking at high altitude
Mar.3   Washington   Fast-falling snow storm hits US East  A heavy snowstorm is once again creating travel havoc in the US East Coast with as much as a foot (30cm) expected to fall in some areas Feb.27   Toronto Snow squalls cause 96-car pileup outside Toronto
  Ontarior provincial police officers counted 96 vehicles involved the chain-reaction crash Thursday morning on Highway 400's southbound lanes
Feb.7   Tokyo   Japan snowfall disrupts air, rail and road transport  A severe snow storm warning has been issued in the Japanese capital, Tokyo, with residents urged to stay indoors Feb.3   Iran Heavy snow cuts power to Iran homes
Map of Mazandaran Iran
  Heavy snow in northern Iran has left around 480,000 homes without power and some towns and villages cut off
  Slovenia Snow and cold cut power lines in Slovenia
  Snow, cold and high winds left a quarter of households without electricity and damaged over 40 percent of the Alpine country's forests
Jan.21   Washington US east coast braces for more snow
Jan.3   Toronto   US and Canada snow wreaks chaos
  A winter storm has blanketed parts of Canada and the north-eastern US with up to 2ft (61cm) of snow. -29C (-20F) in Toronto

year 2013 Top ^

Aug.31   Peru Snow emergency extended in Peru
Mar.13   Paris   Europe faces more snow travel chaos  Freezing conditions are continuing to disrupt transport in north-west Europe. Large parts of northern France have been placed on ice alert Mar.12   Belgium   Heavy snow snarls travel in northern Europe  Swaths of northern Europe were in the grip of snow, ice and high winds Tuesday, causing serious disruption to road, rail and air travelers Mar.4   Northern Japan   8 die in Japan snowstorm   Heavy snow in northern Japan claimed the lives of eight people over the weekend, while a blizzard forced a high-speed bullet train to derail Feb.9   Massachusetts   Snow-hit US states begin clear-up  Thousands of people across large swathes of the north-eastern United States and eastern Canada are clearing up after an intense snow storm Feb.8   Massachusetts   'Historic' snowstorm blankets US
  Thick snow is blanketing the north-eastern US as a major storm cuts power to thousands of homes and plays havoc with transport schedules.    Millions of residents bei...
Jan.26   Slovenia Vonn beats Tina Maze to win World Cup giant slalom Map of MARIBOR Slovenia  Lindsey Vonn showed she can beat Tina Maze in the Slovenian's best discipline and on her home snow Jan.14   Japan   East Japan hit by heavy snowfall  Heavy snowfall in eastern Japan has brought disruption to road, rail and air transport and caused injuries to nearly 900 people

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.26   Mississippi   Severe snowstorm moves across US
  A severe winter storm that whipped up tornadoes in the southern US has brought heavy snow to the Midwest and threatens disruption in the east
Dec.20   Wisconsin   Snowstorm leaves four dead as winter hits US  Two people died in a car crash in Wisconsin, one was killed in a 25-vehicle crash in Iowa, and a woman died in Utah after becoming stuck in ... Oct.29   New Jersey     Severe flooding as Sandy strikes
  A major storm bringing torrential rain, high winds, flood surges and heavy snow has made landfall on the east US coast
Jul.12   Southern France At least 9 dead in France avalanche   A summer climbing expedition turned to tragedy when a 6-foot-thick wall of snow came crashing down on two groups of climbers Feb.5   London Heathrow cancels flights as snow blankets
Jan.7   Austria   Unusually heavy snow hits Austria  Heavier than usual snowfall and high winds have caused chaos on roads and railways in many areas of Austria

year 2011 Top ^

Oct.30   Pennsylvania   Early snowstorm killing three people  An unseasonable snowstorm has hit the US East Coast, with some areas of Massachusetts seeing more than 27in (68cm) of snow Oct.28   Pennsylvania Snowstorm to hit US East Coast
Jan.13   Toronto Murder charge in snow plow killing
  Authorities have filed 1st-degree murder charges against Richard Esber Kachkar accused of running down a police officer with a snow plow

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.29   New York Anger grows over slow snow clean-up Dec.28   New York   US struggles after snow storms  The north-eastern US is trying to get back to normal after blizzards left tens of thousands of air passengers stranded and many without powe... Dec.26   New York Eastern US braced for blizzards Dec.24   European Union Snow paralyses transport in W. Europe
  Thousands of travellers have had their Christmas plans disrupted by further snowfalls across Western Europe Dec.22   London Heathrow boss gives up bonus over delay Map of Heathrow United Kingdom
  The chief executive of British airport operator BAA says he will not be taking his bonus for 2010 following the travel chaos caused by heavy snow
Dec.21   European Union Europe bends under weight of snow Dec.20   London Europe is digging airports out of snow
Map of Gatwick United Kingdom  Frustrated passengers crammed major airports as heavy snowfall forced new cancellations and delays across the continent. Gatwick was closed Dec.18   England UK travel chaos as big freeze bites Map of Heathrow United Kingdom
  Christmas travellers are facing severe disruption as heavy snow falls across many parts of the UK
Feb.10   Washington   Records fall as snow batters East Coast
  Heavy snow pummeled much of the East Coast, battering states for the second time in a week and forcing many people to stay home
Feb.6   Washington Snowstorm paralyses DC and eastern US
Jan.30   Germany Snow causes traffic chaos
  Heavy snow and high winds have caused traffic chaos with 300 accidents overnight in one region alone and at least three deaths nationwide
Jan.6   United Kingdom   Ice alert following days of snow
  Severe weather warnings of widespread ice for the whole of the UK have been issued following days of heavy snow
Jan.5   Scotland   Snow chaos moves south
  Emergency weather warnings have been issued by the Met Office for parts of central and southern England
Jan.3   Beijing Heavy snow shuts down roads, hits flights

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.22   European Union Weather causes travel chaos in Europe
Dec.20   New England Massive US snowstorm heads north Dec.18   England   Eurostar trains stuck in tunnel  4 trains have broken down in the Channel Tunnel due to cold weather, as more snow is expected to cause disruption in Britain Feb.2   London Heaviest UK snow in 18 years hits flights   The snowstorm forced the cancellation of more than 650 flights at the airport and shut down the city's bus network   England UK braced for more snow problems
  Heavy snow has fallen across large parts of the UK, disrupting travel and closing schools

year 2008 Top ^

Jul.12   Washington     Ex-Bush spokesman Snow dies Map of White House USA
  Former White House press secretary Tony Snow, 53, has died of cancer
May.5   Tibet Weather threatens Everest torch ascent
  Heavy snow and high winds have delayed climbers from carrying the flame to the top of the world's highest peak
May.3   Tibet Everest torch relay delayed by snow
Apr.22   Austria   Avalanche buries street in ski area Map of Innsbruck Austria
  An avalanche fell on a street in an Alpine town, close to many resorts, covering the roadway in 3-4 meters of snow, but no one was hurt
Feb.18   China   Inflation hits 11-year high  Chinese rising price pressures were exaggerated by fierce snow storms. Soaring food prices were largely blamed Feb.3   China Fog worsens travel nightmare
  Heavy fog fell over parts of central China, further clogging a transport system already paralyzed by weeks of snow Feb.1   China Weather crisis 'to worsen'
  The government has warned people to brace for more bad weather as the country struggles to cope with the worst snow storms in 50 years
  China   Chaos as travelers stampede stations  The continuing snow storms would still crush the hopes of desperate to see their families during their only break of the year Jan.30   China   China in lockdown as weather worsens  China's worst winter in a half a century showed no signs of abating as forecasters told citizens to brace for three more days of snow and sl... Jan.29   China Crash kills 25 as snow cripples China
  A bus plunged off an icy road, as the worst winter weather in half a century threw the peak travel season into chaos

year 2007 Top ^

Jun.4   UN   UN warning over global ice loss  UNEP: Hundreds of millions will be affected by declining snow and ice cover as a result of global warming Feb.9   Upstate New York   Upstate New York buried in snow
  Residents are bracing themselves for more heavy snowfalls as they struggle to clear up to 6 feet of snow
Jan.24   Germany   Snow storms bring chaos to Europe
  3 people were killed as snow and ice caused travel chaos, halting trains and planes and cutting off electricity

year 2006 Top ^

Jun.23   Washington   US defends secret money tracking
  Treasury Secretary Snow has defended a secret program which has been tracking international money transactions
Feb.13   New York   City buried in snow
  Residents were digging out from a winter storm that dumped more than 2 feet of snow
Jan.2   Bavaria Rescuers search for rink survivors   Bavaria   Rink collapse kills 15
  Up to 50 people were inside the ice rink in the town of Bad Reichenhall when the roof caved in under heavy snow

year 2005 Top ^

Sep.29   Antarctica   3 Chileans trapped in crevasse
  Rescue crews, battling freezing temperatures, searched for 3 military officers trapped in a snow vehicle
May.19   Chile 65 troops missing in snow
  5 soldiers froze to death after a fierce snowstorm pounded the Andes, and more bad weather hampered rescue
Feb.15   Pakistan Flood toll put at 500

year 2004 Top ^

Sep.24   Antarctica   Glaciers are thinning
  Some of glaciers are melting faster than snow can replace them, raised sea levels measurably Aug.13   New Zealand   Search for avalanche victims
  Rescuers are probing the snow searching for anyone swept away by a powerful avalanche measured 150 by 800 meters

year 2003 Top ^

Feb.17   Baltimore   Snow blankets U.S. East Coast  A deadly winter storm dumped up to 3 feet of snow edging Baltimore toward a record snowfall

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.9   Washington   Bush taps Snow for Treasury
  John W. Snow, CEO of CSX Corp., is the president's choice to replace Paul H. O'Neill as treasury secretary
Oct.19   California   Giants over Angels 4-3 in Game 1
  Bonds homered in his first at-bat on baseball's biggest stage. Sanders and J.T. Snow later homered Feb.5   Afghanistan   Aid stranded by heavy snow
  Heavy snow has blocked all routes into the area affected by hunger and no supplies are now getting in

year 2000 Top ^

Dec.30   New York   Snowstorm in New York  14 inches of snow predicted Dec.27   Wales   Snow chaos
  6 inches of snow fell in parts of Wales overnight

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