Snow covers roads as temperatures plunge in Istanbul, Turkey

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Snow covered roads in Istanbul, Turkey, on Sunday night (Jan 17) when a dry and warm spell ended.

The cold and wet front moved across western Turkey, bringing freezing temperatures which could last until Wednesday.

Istanbul’s Metropolitan Municipality’s (IBB) Disaster Coordination Center (AKOM) warned residents that roads would be covered in snow.