The wild winter weather of 2014 is not isolated to North America (US/Canada).
Currently England coming under repeated winter assaults… cold to the North, and heavy flooding to the South. Across the board in the UK, we’re seeing tens of thousands without power, and thousands under water.
You can see the counter clockwise rotating Northerly Arctic low pressure system over Northern UK (Scotland).. pulling up moisture from the South (Mediterranean).
Use the links here to monitor severe weather, and winter weather nationally, and internationally: