All the media attention is focused on Rome yet none of the other regions get a mention, especially those that have far worse conditions, so here's what's going down in this part of town. Emilia Romagna was declared a state of emergency yesterday.
We're at 125cm (50 inches) of snow and it's still coming down.
Photos courtesy of Freddy Brett.
And not too far away in the hills....
(Freddy is over 6ft tall)
The weather has lost the plot. Big time.