Icy streets and packed metros: Madrid digs out from historic snowstorm in midst of pandemic


MADRID — So the COVID-19 pandemic is making your life complicated? Hold my extra-frosty cerveza, was the message Storm Filomena delivered to Spain over the weekend.

Filomena dumped around 20 inches of snow on the Spanish capital Madrid between Friday evening and Saturday — this in a city where any snowfall is rare. As of Monday, the capital region faces several days of plunging temperatures, with many streets still covered in an inch or more of ice…

Source marketwatch.com

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