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Positively caked in ice, crazy storm photos from Slovenia

A man shovels ice next to ice-covered car in Postojna February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

A punishing ice storm slammed Slovenia earlier this week, paralyzing parts of the country. Freezing rain encased trees, cars, and power lines in unthinkably thick layers of ice.

“Three days of blizzards and a freak ice storm have inflicted “the worst devastation in living memory” in the small Alpine country of Slovenia as life in half of the country is frozen in place,” writes Business Insider.

Here are some of the not-to-be believed photos from this storm:

Here’s an incredible video of some of the ice storm devastation:

In the aftermath of the ice storm in Slovenia, warm weather has moved in and now its residents are dealing with flooding, as documented in this video of Europe’s crazy stretch of weather below…