New storm to hit California this weekend with heavy rain along the coast and 3 feet (1 m) of snow for the Sierra Nevada mountains.
3 Apr 2020 – Heavy wet snow is causing the trees to bend over the lines, says operations manager Petter Södergran on the Vaasa power grid. (Note: Several readers have pointed out that the Vaasa region is not in Sweden, but in Finland.)
Spring blizzard in Moscow.
2 Apr 2020 – I sure don’t miss driving in these conditions!
Highways closed. Thousands lose power.
Generally, come April, the region’s streets are shaded by arches of blooming cherry blossom trees rather than thick snowflakes, but snow really did fall in parts of Metro Vancouver on Thursday.
31 Mar 2020 – It is also cold. It is snowing in the center and north, with five districts under yellow notice.
All-time record: So far this year Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) has received 15.63” of rain. The previous record of 15.15” inches was set in 1990.
A severe and extensive swathe of sub-zero temperatures has engulfed much of Europe, ravaging farmers’ fields throughout Northern Italy, much of Poland, and the Ukraine.
Minus 9°C in places.