Winter is making a brilliant comeback in Bavaria and making the landscapes glow white. But glitches and traffic delays are also the result.
Würzburg: has had itself for a long time Don’t really show up in 2023, the winterbut no later than Wednesday, January 18, it will be that time again: The The cold season returns in BavariaEspecially in Franconia, freezing temperatures, heavy snowfall and slippery roads herald the return of winter.
Winter return in Bavaria: snow in Franconia guarantees peace of mind and school cancellations
You blink once, and suddenly everything is white. The people of Lower Franconia in Bavaria might feel something like this or something similar. Because it happened quite quickly that the landscape in northern Bavaria was once again tinged with white. Massive snowfall, especially in the city and district of Würzburg and Kitzingen, led to traffic delays and class cancellations on Wednesday morning.
This is how face-to-face teaching failed in public schools City and district of Würzburg as well as in kitzingen district due to massive snowfall and associated traffic obstructions. The Bavarian Ministry of Education informed about this on a specially created website.
However, this does not guarantee students a day off. Schools can individually decide whether to teach remotely.
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Big traffic delays due to snowfall
In Würzburg in particular, there were also severe traffic restrictions due to the return of snow. Würzburg Transport and Supply GmbH (WVV) announced that there were massive failures and delays in bus traffic. “The buses only run sporadically. There is so much snow that it is impossible to pass,” a spokeswoman said.
The streets have not yet been cleared. Passengers are asked to pay attention to the information panels. However, the tram was not affected by the faults, the spokeswoman said.
The German Weather Service warns of ice across Bavaria on Wednesday morning, and there is also a frost warning in many regions. In northern Bavaria, the DWD also warns of snowfall (warning level 2), at the edge of the Alps light snowfall (warning level 1). (fhz)