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Germany: Unexpected snow storm coats Taunusstein roads, causing chaos02:22

Germany: Unexpected snow storm coats Taunusstein roads, causing chaos

Germany, Taunusstein
October 14, 2015 at 03:58 GMT +00:00 · Published

An unexpected snow storm swept through the Taunusstein region on Wednesday, causing widespread traffic chaos in an unusually early display of winter's power.

The B417 in Taunusstein experienced major traffic congestion due to the storm which caught drivers off guard. Many drivers were unprepared and were seen driving without appropriate snow tyres.

A total of ten centimeters (3.9 inches) fell; however the snowy weather isn’t expected to last with forecasters saying it’s only a fleeting batch.

Germany: Unexpected snow storm coats Taunusstein roads, causing chaos02:22
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An unexpected snow storm swept through the Taunusstein region on Wednesday, causing widespread traffic chaos in an unusually early display of winter's power.

The B417 in Taunusstein experienced major traffic congestion due to the storm which caught drivers off guard. Many drivers were unprepared and were seen driving without appropriate snow tyres.

A total of ten centimeters (3.9 inches) fell; however the snowy weather isn’t expected to last with forecasters saying it’s only a fleeting batch.

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