Heavy Snow Blankets Parts of Northern Italy's Dolomite Mountains

Snow blanketed areas of Italy’s South Tyrol province on December 28, with intense showers reported in the afternoon along the province’s south-eastern border.

This footage shows dense snow building up around the Posta Zirm hotel in Corvara, a popular area for skiing.

Authorities said the snow would diminish by evening. Credit: Posta Zirm Hotel via Storyful