in Europe continues to severe frosts and snow storms.As a result of bad weather, according to AFP reports, has killed at least 80 residents of European countries.there was a serious situation on the railways, roads and airports in almost all European countries: difficult to move and canceled flights.Furthermore, due to snow in some areas of the electricity supply discontinued.According to forecasts of meteorological services in the next few days in northern Europe snowfalls continue.In Europe, the ongoing severe frosts and snow storms.As a result of bad weather, according to AFP reports, has killed at least 80 residents of European countries.there was a serious situation on the railways, roads and airports in almost all European countries: difficult to move and canceled flights.Furthermore, due to snow in some areas of the electricity supply discontinued.According to forecasts of meteorological services in the next few days in northern Europe snowfalls continue.
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Another train in the Croatian capital Zagreb hit a concrete fence due to failed brakes.The incident injured 52 people, the condition of seven of them is serious.According to the investigation, the cause of the brake failure was the cold minus 17 degrees Celsius.
across Europe continue to record low temperatures.So, minus 20 degrees Celsius observed in Romania, where he also received more than 50 cm of snow.Minus 7 degrees Celsius were registered in the Italian Venice, which is unusual for this area.
According to the BBC, 13 people died in car accidents caused by bad weather in Austria, Finland and Germany, where temperatures fell to minus 33 degrees Celsius.In Bavaria registered a record temperature drop to minus 33.6 degrees Celsius.
In Poland, for three days, during which stood twenty below, from hypothermia died 42 people, most of them homeless.In some regions of Poland temperature dropped to minus 20 degrees Celsius.According to ITAR-TASS, the police asked the citizens to provide assistance to the homeless and people who are on the street in a drunken state.As it became known, one of the owners of the restaurant in Cracow offered dozens of homeless people free hot meal.
Ukrainian authorities on the eve of the 27 reported dead from the cold.Six people died as a result of bad weather in Germany, three more died of frost and snow drifts in Austria.
France from frosts killed at least two homeless people.On Monday, nearly 2 million French people for a short time cut off the electricity.
Most of the flights canceled due to bad weather in the French airports, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain.Across Europe, due to snowfall blocked the central highway.In some areas dropped 50 cm of snow.
Until restored passenger train traffic through the tunnel under the English Channel.Movement stopped on Friday.The company the Eurostar, the operator of trains linking London with Paris and Brussels, on the eve announced that the movement will not resume in the next day.However, it soon became known that all the same will be put more trains on Tuesday.As expected, the movement in the normal mode in the tunnel will be resumed only before Christmas.
In connection with frost and difficult air traffic.For example, 700 people spent the night at Amsterdam's Schipol airport due to the cancellation of many flights.The Dutch railway network has also suffered from the snow drifts.Authorities advised commuters to stay at home.
Heavy snowfall led to more delays and cancellations of flights at airports in the German cities of Frankfurt and Düsseldorf.Only last Sunday there were canceled or postponed more than 500 flights of aircraft.
On Monday, a fifth of flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport was canceled.Part of the French RER suburban train network was not available for passengers for 12 days due to the strike of employees.
Brussels Airport also reported cancellations and delays of flights.In the UK, the airline British Airways canceled all domestic flights and flights to Europe from the London airport Heathrow.
Spain in Madrid airport due to bad weather 174 flights have been canceled, delayed departure on a number of national and international routes amounted to from 5 to 7 hours.
In Madrid, the air temperature dropped at night to minus 6 degrees, the first time this year, heavy snow fell.In the morning due to snow forced to close two runways Capital Airport Barajas.At the same time schedule was disrupted high-speed trains, which was restored only in the afternoon.
Frosts and snowfalls are still a threat in the coming hours 37 Spanish provinces, especially in the north.Security on the roads calls on citizens not to travel by car and use public transport.
Claus these days come in southern Portugal.In the north and east of the country the temperature dropped below zero.National Service of Civil Protection has introduced throughout the country, a yellow warning level.
Frost escorted squally winds.During the last days because of stormy weather nine aircraft could not land on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
Forecasters promise to preserve the cold weather, at least until the end of the week.As assured the National Institute of Meteorology, snow can fall in all areas located above three hundred meters above sea level.
to the maximum height is the province of the Serra da Estrela, where the highest peak of the country, which is almost 2 km.Its administrative center Guard temperatures have reached minus six degrees.Until the same mark down the thermometer in the northern city of Bragança.Minus three colder in Braga and Castelo Branco.
Heavy snowfall has caused serious traffic problems in Moscow.Authorities sent into the streets of the Russian capital 13 thousand. Snowplows, but these measures have not helped to protect Muscovites from the traffic jams.