Snowpocalypse in Russia's northernmost city of Norilsk

Russia’s northernmost city, Norilsk, has been waist-deep in snow for almost a week now, exposed to blizzards and gusts of strong wind reaching up to 27 meters per second. According to local media, in the past two months about 400 thousand tons of snow were removed from the Siberian city located 300 kilometres (186 miles) north of the Arctic Circle.

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