Major landslide recorded in Commune de Savièse, Vallais, Switzerland yesterday, Jan 4.

Landslide recorded in Commune de Savièse, Vallais, Switzerland yesterday, Jan 4. The northern and western Alps received intense precipitation with the storm Eleanor, with persistent rainfall in lower areas (up to 60-120 mm, locally 150 mm) and big time snowfall (well over 1 m) at higher elevations. Locally significant flooding and sadly 3 fatalities reported. Report (and further details): Meteo-Alpes

Posted by Severe Weather Europe on Friday, January 5, 2018