As much as four feet (1.2 meters) has fallen in parts of Austria since Thursday.
The heavy snow, combined with high winds have shut down roads and railways. The railway between Oetzal and Bludenz has been shut down and is not scheduled to reopen until Sunday afternoon.
There are about 2,000 homes that have lost power due to the snow storm.
Friday, about 15,000 tourists and locals were stranded at ski resorts on the Arlberg mountain when roads were closed. The roads have since reopened.
Officials fearing avalanches have put the helicopters of the Austrian army on high alert.
There are no reports of any injuries or fatalities.
More snow is forecast for Austria in the coming week.
Cyclonic Storm Kyant will unleash heavy rain and strong winds on areas from western Myanmar to northeastern India and Bangladesh this week.
Beneficial rain will douse California late this week, with the potential for some rain to reach southern portions of the state.
A storm will slide in from the Midwest to bring another dose of cold rain and wet snow to parts of the northeastern United States from Wednesday night to Thursday.
Flooding downpours and thunderstorms will target a part of the central United States from Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday.
The severe drought in the northeastern U.S. has left most of the region reeling for months as farmers have been forced to work with arid land.
Following a chilly World Series opener during Tuesday evening, a chilly rain may threaten play for Game 2 in Cleveland on Wednesday evening.
Caribou, ME (1990)
19 consecutive days of measurable precipitation.
Ashford, CT (1758)
"The 25th day of Oct., 1758, a very stormy day of snow, the 26th snowed all day, storm held from Friday night until Saturday morning." by Ebeneser Byles, Town Clerk of Ashford.
Tampa, FL (1921)
Hurricane "most destructive/highest tide," pressure 28.81"/975.6 mb, winds 100 mph, tide 10.5 feet, six dead and $3 million damage.