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Spring Is Slow to Come to Northern India Where Snow Continues to Pummel the Region

Image: Rising Kashmir The Hindu, among other Indian news outlets, reported on a late-April storm which delivered unusually cold temperatures and heavy snow to parts of Northern India, snarling traffic,...

The U.K. Is Experiencing a Cold Spring, Reminiscent of the “Year Without a Summer”

Metro.co.uk is reporting that people in the United Kingdom are bemoaning the extended winter conditions robbing them of typical for the spring temperatures and rainfall patterns. Describing the unusually...

Colorado Cold Front Brings Hail, Snow

Image: webcam image from Gore Range in Vail Colorado showing fresh snow on Wednesday, May 1. The Denver Post reported on a late spring storm that swept across the state...

Massive Snow Avalanche Covers Parts of Kashmir

Image: screen capture from video WION reports that a large avalanche occurred in the Sarbal area of Sonamarg in Kashmir on April 29. “An avalanche occurred in the Sarbal area of...

Spring Freeze Hits the Great Lakes and New England

Ryan Maue, Ph.D, noted on Twitter last week: Great Lakes and Northeast still below freezing tomorrow morning. Friday's lows in the 20s in Michigan and New England. He included the graphic...

Alaska Is Slow To Thaw This Spring

Image: Weather Central Although Spring has come to Alaska with the states’ near record snowpack beginning to melt in many locations, in other areas temperatures remain below freezing and snow...

Some European Ski Resorts Re-Open Due to Late Spring Snowfalls

Image: Webcam from Marbachegg Ski resort in Switzerland SnowBrains reports that late spring snowfalls in Europe are leading to an extended ski season at many resorts: A cold front sweeping across Europe...

Washington, D.C. Area Gets Late Freeze and Frost

Temperatures were significantly below normal overnight Monday, April 22 and into Tuesday morning for the Washington, D.C. area. The National Weather Service (NWS) in Baltimore reported on Twitter that...

Snow Continues Falling at Norwegian Ski Resorts, One Resort Expects Good Summer Season

Fonna Glacier Ski Resort in Norway, one of only six ski resorts in the world with full time summer ski operations, is preparing for its season opening on May...

Snow Comes Early to Some Argentine and Chilean Ski Areas

With the official start of the ski season, June, still more than a month away, and the peak season, July and August two months down the road, some ski...

Eastern Cape Gets Early Dusting of Snow, Ski Resort in Southern Africa Planning an Early Opening

Image: X@TrafficSA, R58 Route between Elliot and Barkly East in Eastern Cape, April 16, 2024. SABC News reports that an early for the year snowstorm hit the Eastern Cape of...

Heavy Snow Accumulation Threatens Switzerland With Its Highest Avalanche Threat in Fifty Years

Image: Screen capture from NBC News video of April 1 avalanche in Zermatt, Switzerland.  Snow Brains is reporting that the heavy accumulation of snow in Switzerland this season is putting...

Alberta Canada Gets Late-Season Winter Rewind with Snow and Unseasonably Cold Temperatures

Image: The Weather Network Snowfall warnings and special weather statements are in effect for parts of southern Alberta, as a wintry cold front pushes through the region. Canadian meteorologists say...

Europe Braces for Abnormal Cold and Spring Snow

The Severe Weather Europe (SWE) website is reporting that a cold wave is expected to affect most of Europe until the end of the month. This week, a large part...

Cold Spring Storm Brings More Snow to Southern California and Sierra Nevada

NBC Los Angeles reports: Another spring storm dumped measurable rain and mountain snow in Southern California as locals were met with yet another gloomy weekend. The storm crept into SoCal Friday...

Nagpur India Sees Coldest April Day in 55 Years of Official Records

Graphic from Weather Underground. Nagpur, India, the 13th largest city in the nation, experienced its coldest April day since 1969 on April 11, reports Nagpur Today. Despite April normally being a...

Winter Is Not Quite Done with New England

It may be spring according to the calendar, but winter lingered a bit in New England, with an April storm delivering more than a foot of snow across a...

Snow Keeps Piling Up in Alaska, Anchorage on the Verge of Setting A New Snow Record

Alaska’s News Source (ANS) reported on April 8th that the latest round of snow is likely to break records for winter’s snowfall in Anchorage, where more than 130.5 inches...

European Ski Areas Seeing a Late Surge of Activity

We Love to Ski is reporting that, with growing snowpack, many ski areas in Europe and beyond are experiencing some of their best conditions of the season in early...

Newfoundland and Labrador Expecting Heavy Snow from Spring Bomb Cyclone

The Weather Network reported that a “bomb cyclone,” could result in below freezing temperatures, heavy snow, and high winds battering Newfoundland and Labrador on April 8th and April 9th. “An...

Below Normal Cold and Snow Greets Pittsburgh Pirates Home Opener

Unusual cold and snow made for a memorable Pittsburgh Pirates’ opening home game for more reasons than just the play and the final score. Pirates fans were greeted with temperatures...

Winter Maintains Its Grip on Portions of the United States

Spring may have sprung according to the calendar, but residents in a number of U.S. states being battered by severe winter storms might debate the point. “The National Weather Service...

Snow and Freezing Temperatures Bring Early Bite of Winter to Parts of New Zealand

Image: screencap from NZ Met Service video The New Zealand Herald has reported Autumn is hitting hard in parts of the country. “Dreams of stifling summer temperatures in Hawke’s Bay may...

‘Alert Day[s]’ Snow in Wisconsin, Might Affect Brewer’s Home Opener

Kelly Slifka, a meteorologist with Channel 3000 in Madison, Wisconsin declared “Alert Day” for April 2nd and April 3rd, due to expected accumulating snow. “Alert Day for accumulating snow from...

Spring Snowstorm Sets Milestone in Southern California Mountains

Image: Screencap from video by KABC-TV A spring snowstorm during the last weekend of March provided significant amounts of additional snow for Southern California mountains. There was so much snow...