Northwestern Greece was covered in snow, as severe weather, bringing thunder, lightning and heavy rain slammed into several regions Greece.
Heavy snowfall in Zagori, (Ioannina), turned the landscape wintery once again despite the date on the calendar. According to residents of the area, the depth of the snow reached 10cm while temperatures dropped to 2°C. Roads were covered in snow just like it was midwinter, and driving conditions were particularly difficult. A woman was also killed from a lightning strike on the island of Skopelos on Tuesday.
Heavy rainstorms, in many cases accompanied by hail and gusty winds, have hit most parts of Greece, and according to the weather service, they will continue until Friday.