Snow is not unheard of at this time of year in Norway, but the amount of snow is record-setting. Norwegians take skis out of storage after freak snowfall – The Local
Norway is currently under an amount of snow extremely rare for late spring, with up to half a metre of snow falling in areas outside of Oslo.
Ski resorts are opening. Police are telling people who have taken the snow-tires off their cars to stay home.
This comes on the heels of a late freeze in various wine-growing portions of Europe. April frost threatens vineyards in parts of Europe – StarTribune.com
Worst disaster in 25 years threatens valuable crops.