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Holiday forecast: Snow may bring white Christmas to Sweden

Want a white Christmas? Head to northern Sweden. Photo: Carolina Romare/imagebank.sweden.se

Published: 18.Dec.2018 08:14 hrs

The chances of a white Christmas are growing in many parts of Sweden.

Snow fell across much of Sweden over the weekend, and there's a good chance some of it will stick around past the holidays – and some parts may even get more of the white stuff.

On Monday nearly all of the country, apart from the west coast and southern Sweden, was covered in snow. More was set to fall in northern parts of the Svealand region on Tuesday.

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