140 flights were canceled due to snow in Bavaria on Monday.

Although the runways were largely cleared during the night the cancellation of flights on Monday could not be avoided.

Some of the flights were also canceled due to a strike at Hamburg Airport.

On Sunday 350 flights were canceled due to bad weather conditions.

According to the German meteorological service the amount of snow  in the Alps is about 30 centimeters overnight. Numerous schools, primarily in the districts of Lower Bavaria and Upper Palatinate, have canceled classes on Monday.

In a number of regions of the Bavarian Alps the authorities announced the fourth of the five levels of danger of avalanches.