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In Pictures: Winter in Europe
Severe wintry conditions across the European continent covers it in a blanket of snow, grounding flights and closing schools.
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2013 12:59


Jens Schlueter/AP
Europe was shivering under a blanket of snow after heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures hit the continent this winter
Walter Bieri/AP
Snow covered central Netherlands including Amsterdam with a 5-6 cm layer of snow causing a record 1003 km of traffic jams 
MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS
Sub-zero temperatures left the streets of Zurich, Switzerland snow laden 
IAN LANGSDON/EPA
Snow covered cars in Ingoldstadt, Germany where roads were forced to close amid plunging temperatures and icy conditions
Uwe Meinhold/AP
The Tuileries gardens in central Paris, France was covered in a blanket of snow after being the city underwent days of snow flurries
Darko Bandic/AP
More snow is expected in coming days with low temperatures in already snow covered areas such as Overwiesenthal, south eastern Germany
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Streets across Europe were covered in snow and slush like shown here in Zagreb, Croatia 
Vadim Ghirda/AP
The extreme cold frosted public transportation like this bus window in Bucharest, Romania
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Snow cut power to thousands of houses in South Wales, Britain and left thousands of passengers stranded at Heathrow airport in London due to grounded flights
JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
The death toll from Eastern Europe's freezing temperatures rose to more than 220, many of them homeless people tightening its grip on European cities including Stockholm, Sweden
ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
The weather forced hundreds of schools to shut down across Sweden after temperatures dropped overnight making roads unsafe to travel on
IAN LANGSDON/EPA
The wintry conditions in Paris caused delays and cancellations on the transport network prompting the weather authority to issue severe weather warnings 
Jens Schlueter/AP
In Kosovo, dozens of villages around the town of Pec were blocked following three days of snowfall 
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Europe was shivering under a blanket of snow after heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures hit the continent this winter;*;Snow covered central Netherlands including Amsterdam with a 5-6 cm layer of snow causing a record 1003 km of traffic jams ;*;Sub-zero temperatures left the streets of Zurich, Switzerland snow laden ;*;Snow covered cars in Ingoldstadt, Germany where roads were forced to close amid plunging temperatures and icy conditions ;*;The Tuileries gardens in central Paris, France was covered in a blanket of snow after being the city underwent days of snow flurries;*;More snow is expected in coming days with low temperatures in already snow covered areas such as Overwiesenthal, south eastern Germany;*;Streets across Europe were covered in snow and slush like shown here in Zagreb, Croatia ;*;The extreme cold frosted public transportation like this bus window in Bucharest, Romania;*;Snow cut power to thousands of houses in South Wales, Britain and left thousands of passengers stranded at Heathrow airport in London due to grounded flights;*;The death toll from Eastern Europe(***)s freezing temperatures rose to more than 220, many of them homeless people tightening its grip on European cities including Stockholm, Sweden;*;The weather forced hundreds of schools to shut down across Sweden after temperatures dropped overnight making roads unsafe to travel on;*;The wintry conditions in Paris caused delays and cancellations on the transport network prompting the weather authority to issue severe weather warnings ;*;In Kosovo, dozens of villages around the town of Pec were blocked following three days of snowfall Daylife ID:
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In Pictures: Winter in Europehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956Severe wintry conditions across the European continent covers it in a blanket of snow, grounding flights and closing schools. en-usAl Jazeerafeedback@daylife.com10Sun, 20 Jan 2013 11:49:12 GMTSun, 20 Jan 2013 12:41:25 GMTNo title givenhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=06Pyetndse6Ue

Europe was shivering under a blanket of snow after heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures hit the continent this winter 

Sat, 08 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=06Pyetndse6UeJens SchlueterAPAP Photo

Europe was shivering under a blanket of snow after heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures hit the continent this winter 

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No title givenhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=059Qbud1Id9ZV

Sub-zero temperatures left the streets of Zurich, Switzerland snow laden 

Sat, 08 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=059Qbud1Id9ZVWalter BieriAPAP Photo

Sub-zero temperatures left the streets of Zurich, Switzerland snow laden 

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Audi cars for sale are covered with snow at a dealer in Ingolstadthttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0f4y9OacccgyN

Snow covered cars in Ingolstadt, Germany where the demand for new cars in Europe fell to the lowest level recorded in years due to the economic crisis

Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0f4y9OacccgyNMICHAEL DALDERREUTERSReuters Pictures

Snow covered cars in Ingolstadt, Germany where the demand for new cars in Europe fell to the lowest level recorded in years due to the economic crisis

Audi cars for sale are covered with snow at a dealer in Ingolstadt
Snow in Parishttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0bdU5ro2PB2xo

The Tuileries gardens in central Paris, France was covered in a blanket of snow after being the city underwent days of snow flurries

Sat, 19 Jan 2013 08:42:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0bdU5ro2PB2xoIAN LANGSDONEPAEPA Images

The Tuileries gardens in central Paris, France was covered in a blanket of snow after being the city underwent days of snow flurries

Snow in Paris
No title givenhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=04MX6XE2BF61C

More snow is expected in coming days with low temperatures in already snow covered areas such as Overwiesenthal, south eastern Germany

Sat, 08 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=04MX6XE2BF61CUwe MeinholdAPAP Photo

More snow is expected in coming days with low temperatures in already snow covered areas such as Overwiesenthal, south eastern Germany

No title given
No title givenhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0g3G8aAeoNaO3

Streets across Europe were covered in snow and slush like shown here in Zagreb, Croatia 

Sat, 08 Dec 2012 11:48:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0g3G8aAeoNaO3Darko BandicAPAP Photo

Streets across Europe were covered in snow and slush like shown here in Zagreb, Croatia 

No title given
AP631834816746.jpghttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0bhsd5900Y5Fy

Snow covered central Netherlands including Amsterdam with a 5-6 cm (2 inch) layer of snow causing a record 1003 km (626 miles) of traffic jams 

Sun, 20 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0bhsd5900Y5FyASSOCIATED PRESSAl Jazeera Upload Images

Snow covered central Netherlands including Amsterdam with a 5-6 cm (2 inch) layer of snow causing a record 1003 km (626 miles) of traffic jams 

AP631834816746.jpg
No title givenhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0aRaedu8GA0yP

The extreme cold frosted public transportation like this bus in Bucharest, Romania

Thu, 29 Nov 2012 16:58:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0aRaedu8GA0yPVadim GhirdaAPAP Photo

The extreme cold frosted public transportation like this bus in Bucharest, Romania

No title given
UK Hit By Heavy Snow Fallhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0bLwfl5fGP0cl

Snow cut power to thousands of houses in South Wales, Britain and left thousands of passengers stranded at Heathrow airport in London due to grounded flights

Sun, 20 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0bLwfl5fGP0clGetty ImagesAl Jazeera Upload Images

Snow cut power to thousands of houses in South Wales, Britain and left thousands of passengers stranded at Heathrow airport in London due to grounded flights

UK Hit By Heavy Snow Fall
SWEDEN-WEATHERhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=000l84DeJTf4v

The death toll from Eastern Europe's freezing temperatures rose to more than 220, many of them homeless people tightening its grip on European cities including Stockholm, Sweden

Wed, 05 Dec 2012 15:25:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=000l84DeJTf4vJONATHAN NACKSTRANDAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

The death toll from Eastern Europe's freezing temperatures rose to more than 220, many of them homeless people tightening its grip on European cities including Stockholm, Sweden

SWEDEN-WEATHER
GERMANY-WEATHER-FEATUREhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0fnBf6n25JeSr

The weather forced hundreds of schools to shut down across Sweden after temperatures dropped overnight making roads unsafe to travel on

Mon, 14 Jan 2013 13:09:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0fnBf6n25JeSrODD ANDERSENAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

The weather forced hundreds of schools to shut down across Sweden after temperatures dropped overnight making roads unsafe to travel on

GERMANY-WEATHER-FEATURE
Snow in Parishttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0c0n3VMc08fN6

The wintry conditions in Paris caused delays and cancellations on the transport network prompting the weather authority to issue severe weather warnings 

Sat, 19 Jan 2013 08:29:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0c0n3VMc08fN6IAN LANGSDONEPAEPA Images

The wintry conditions in Paris caused delays and cancellations on the transport network prompting the weather authority to issue severe weather warnings 

Snow in Paris
No title givenhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0gK6geA0Dzbwu

In Kosovo, dozens of villages around the town of Pec were blocked following three days of snowfall 

Sat, 08 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1358682553956?image_id=0gK6geA0DzbwuJens SchlueterAPAP Photo

In Kosovo, dozens of villages around the town of Pec were blocked following three days of snowfall 

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