BOM predicts snow as low as 800m as Australian ski fields get first dumps of the year

BOM predicts snow as low as 800m as Australian ski fields get first dumps of the year

Updated May 10, 2018 18:22:03 Photo: Thumbs up: today’s fall was enough to build a hearty snowman in Thredbo (ABC News: supplied ) Related Story: Time to rug up — south-east Australia is about to get cold, wet and windy Related Story: Flood and wind watch for Tasmania as severe …

Orange snow blankets eastern Europe

Orange snow blankets eastern Europe

Posted March 26, 2018 10:41:53 Photo: Skiers and snowboarders ride down an orange slope in Sochi, Russia. (Instagram: iriedawtaa) Parts of eastern Europe were blanketed with orange-tinted snow over the weekend. The phenomenon has been seen across Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Romania and Moldova. Meteorologists said sand from Sahara desert storms …

Victoria weather: First snow of the season at Mt Hotham, Falls Creek as cold snap crosses state

Victoria weather: First snow of the season at Mt Hotham, Falls Creek as cold snap crosses state

Updated March 26, 2018 10:16:39 Photo: There was enough snow at Mount Hotham for Ella Hocking, 10, to have a toboggan ride. (Supplied: Chris Hocking) A wintry cold front has brought the first snowfall of the season to Victoria’s alpine resorts and the coolest start to the day in Melbourne …