2019 expected to break lightning strike record

2019 expected to break lightning strike record

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A major storm swept across the country overnight bringing heavy rain, high winds and hail. 
Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas markets

Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas markets

Dec. 10, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
High winds and heavy rain ruined the weekend for many and led to cancelled Christmas markets.
Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roads

Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roads

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
High winds and heavy rains tore through the country last night – especially in the more northerly parts.
Storm blows down trees, trucks and trains

Storm blows down trees, trucks and trains

Jan. 4, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
Yesterday’s storm caused havoc in many areas of the country. Trains were blown off their tracks and trucks over...
Geneva winds bring down trees and scaffolding

Geneva winds bring down trees and scaffolding

Dec. 15, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Strong winds around Geneva last night has brought down trees and damaged scaffolding.
Wind in Gotthard tunnel slowing down trains

Wind in Gotthard tunnel slowing down trains

Sept. 5, 2016, 2:51 p.m.
Greater wind resistance than expected is slowing down trains passing through the Gotthard Base Tunnel. The first pas...
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