and avalanches, triggered by days of snowfalls, had closed roads leading to the area, where the shepherds and their herds had been trapped, he said.
CHARIKAR (PAN): TheSalang Pass,linking the capital Kabul with northern Afghanistan on Monday reopened for traffic, hours after a heavy snowstorm
closed northern and southern parts of the key highway, officials said.
Summary: New York [USA], Nov 17 (ANI): A snowstorm
engulfed USA's eastern half, leaving eight people dead and thousands stranded.
This motivated our exploratory inquiry about how heavy winter precipitation events overall, and heavy snowstorms
in particular, have changed in the mid-Atlantic region due to long-term climate change.
Blizzards, with their very strong winds, are the most severe kind of snowstorms
. The high winds moan while whipping up the falling snow and the snow on the ground.
What with our floods and America's snowstorms
, Mother Nature truly has a lot to answer for.
PEKyN (CyHAN)- Snowstorms
swept across a vast area of north China on Sunday, disrupting traffic, grounding flights and slowing down bullet trains in Beijing, Tianjin and Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
The danger of snowstorms
remains in the eastern parts of Bulgaria, currently experiencing severe winds, and temperatures will continue to decrease, the National Institute of Hydrology and Meteorology has announced.
The current snowstorm
in Jordan has been called "Huda," while the snowstorm
in Syria was named "Zaina." At the same time, the current cold winds in the northern region of Saudi Arabia have been named "Auzaireq." Hussein Al-Qahtani, spokesman for the Presidency of Meteorology and Environment (PMA), explained that the current snowstorms
in some Arab countries have been named according to local culture, to create a general optimistic atmosphere among the population.
Unlike in some Western European capitals, snowstorms
in Moscow hardly ever disrupt public transport or shut down air traffic.
hit by snowstorms
, authorities said Friday, according to dpa.
For the third time in four years, editorial cartoonist David Hitch has targeted runners -- always female -- who lace up during snowstorms
, because they make it harder for drivers to navigate the treacherous roads (editorial cartoon, Telegram & Gazette, Feb.