Snow hits Poland
PR dla Zagranicy
Weather forecasters have urged drivers to exercise caution after snow hit much of Poland on Thursday.
Snow in central Warsaw. Photo: PAP/Marcin Obara
Up to 10 cm of snow was expected in southern and central parts of the country and up to 15 cm in mountainous areas.
Motorists were driving more slowly in many areas while pedestrians had to negotiate slippery paths.
Wintry scenes in Warsaw. Photo: PAP/Marcin Obara
A first- (or lowest) degree avalanche warning has been issued in the higher parts of the Bieszczady mountains in south-east Poland.