Mallorca has been left singing the winter blues! On this satellite photograph, above, areas where there is heavy snow are marked in blue and there is a lot of blue!

The weather in Mallorca is gradually improving although temperatures remain low with the maximum being forecast for today being 14 degrees Celsius. The snow and rainfall over recent days have broken all records and this winter will go down as one of the coldest on record. In mountain areas some roads remain closed and the local government is still advising "snow watchers" to stay away.

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