US actor and singer David Hasselhoff is one of the Snowed in the Austrian ski resort of Saalbach-Hinterglemm. The 66-Year-old posted on Monday night a Video on Facebook in which he trudges with a Bathrobe, boots, and hat dressed by the snow.

apparently surprised about the cold and the snow, he tried to prepare himself shivering, a hot tub, at least in the Video without success. Hasselhoff is Hinterglemm, according to the newspaper “Salzburger Nachrichten” a regular guest in the centre of Saalbach. On Thursday, he gives a concert there.

Saalbach-Hinterglemm, according to the state of Salzburg since Monday evening, not more accessible. The access road was closed due to avalanche danger for the sake of safety. A total of Salzburg are in the state since Monday evening, more than 41,000 people from the outside world cut off.

The avalanche danger is decreased in Austria, in the meantime, slightly, the situation remains tense. As the avalanche warning services told, was in no state more the highest warning level. However, the danger is, in large Parts of the Federal States of Vorarlberg, Salzburg, upper Austria and Styria, more.


“The Situation remains serious,” said the avalanche warning service Salzburg in his report on the situation. “For winter sports outside marked and open pistes, the conditions are very dangerous,” said the avalanche warning service Tirol.

In the Tyrol, went on Monday night and on Tuesday night, several avalanches buried roads. Because of the high avalanche danger, many places are not accessible to vehicles.


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