Rare snowstorm closes Madrid airport, creates travel chaos | Reuters

Heavy snowfall from Storm Filomena left thousands of Spanish drivers trapped in their cars on Friday as roads were blocked and Madrid airport was closed.The M-30 and M-40 motorways near Madrid were among more than 400 roads where snow hindered vehicles, traffic authorities said. Citizens were asked to avoid non-essential travel because of the highly unusual blizzard.

Source: Rare snowstorm closes Madrid airport, creates travel chaos | Reuters