avalanche http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20889/all en Winter packs wallop in Asia, Europe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120107/snow-slams-austria-pakistan <p> The risk of avalanche is extreme as more snow is forecast in the coming days.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120107/snow-slams-austria-pakistan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Austria avalanche Climate Change india Kashmir pakistan snow Weather Asia-Pacific Europe India Pakistan Sat, 07 Jan 2012 22:20:09 +0000 David Trifunov 5686345 at http://www.globalpost.com Girl (5) found alive after deadly Kosovo avalanche (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/news/regions/europe/girl-5-found-alive-after-deadly-kosovo-avalanche-video Rescuers heard five-year-old Asmira Reka call for help under 33ft of snow<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/news/regions/europe/girl-5-found-alive-after-deadly-kosovo-avalanche-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asmira Reka avalanche Kosovo Europe Sun, 12 Feb 2012 23:50:00 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5691419 at http://www.globalpost.com 3 skiers killed in avalanche in Washington state http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120220/3-skiers-killed-avalanche-washington-state <p> Three skiers in Washington state&#39;s Cascade Mountains are killed when an avalanche sweeps them down a canyon at a popular resort, although a fourth skier survives.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120220/3-skiers-killed-avalanche-washington-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> avalanche United States washington United States Mon, 20 Feb 2012 17:02:45 +0000 Sarah Wolfe 5692502 at http://www.globalpost.com