Storm Filomena Brings More Snow to Madrid Overnight

Storm Filomena brought rare snowfall to Madrid, Spain, on Friday, January 8, as 20 centimeters (eight inches) of snow was expected to accumulate by Saturday evening.

Footage shared by the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Madrid shows snow alighting in the courtyard in front of the embassy.

According to the Agencia Estatal de Meteorología, Madrid was one of several Spanish regions on red alert, which El Pais said was a historic occurrence. Credit: Embassy of the Russian Federation via Storyful