Hurricane filomena has included parts of spain in heavy snow, with half of the usa on crimson alert for more on saturday. Street, rail and air travel has been disrupted and interior minister fernando grande-marlaska said the u . S . Become going through “the maximum severe hurricane inside the last 50 years”. Madrid, one of the worst affected areas, is about to look as much as 20cm (8 inches) of snow in the next 24 hours. In addition south the typhoon prompted rivers to burst their banks.