alps amid heavy snow

BERLIN | High avalanche risk in Alps amid heavy snow; 2 dead

BERLIN — Jan 06, 2019—Authorities warned Sunday of a high risk of avalanches on the northern side of the Alps, after heavy snowfall in recent days created dangerous conditions across parts of southern Germany, Austria and Switzerland. A 20-year-old skier died in an avalanche Saturday on Mount Teisen, near the Austrian border, German police said. … Continue reading BERLIN | High avalanche risk in Alps amid heavy snow; 2 dead

BERLIN | High avalanche risk in Alps amid heavy snow; 1 dead

BERLIN —Jan 06, 2019—Authorities are warning of high risk of avalanches on the northern side of the Alps, after a female skier died in Bavaria. German police said Sunday that the 20-year-old woman was buried in an avalanche Saturday on Mount Teisen, near the Austrian border. Her five companions were unharmed. Heavy snowfall has blanketed … Continue reading BERLIN | High avalanche risk in Alps amid heavy snow; 1 dead