Although the weather on the lake remained at 23°C, air temperature measured only 9°C, which led to the creation of the vortex over the water.
The waterspout formed after a drop in temperature in the region.
Held on the shores of Lake Geneva, around 29,000 spectators observed the thrilling finals.
A melting glacier in Switzerland has uncovered the crash site of a World War Two plane that came down in the alps
A mudslide struck the village of Grugnay (Valais canton) in Switzerland on Tuesday night (Aug 7th)
Heatwave: Thousands of dead fish pulled from the River Rhine. Water authorities in Switzerland are struggling to save a number of species, most notably Grayling fish due to the rising heat affecting oxygen levels.
Scores of fans gathered on the picturesque Lake Lucerne in Switzerland to watch divers jump from a great height in the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.
A vintage plane crash in Switzerland killed all 20 people on board, police confirmed on Sunday.
The winners, Safram celebrated with champagne after sailing for just over 12 hours (12 hrs 40 minutes and 31 seconds) at Lake Balaton. Hungary came second with the PreVital team and third with the Fifty-fifty crew
The soft, melancholic notes of hundreds of traditional wooden Swiss alpine horns filled the valley below Mount Tracouet in Switzerland on Sunday (July 22) during the end of world's largest festival of its kind.
Sweden wins against Switzerland for a place in the quarter-finals.
Switzerland finished second in their group, trailing behind Brazil.
FIFA’s disciplinary committee fined three Switzerland players on Monday for flashing a hand gesture with political overtones in a World Cup match against Serbia last week.
Serbia will be hoping to continue their good form after they won 1-0 against Costa Rica in the first game of Group E.
Brazil and Switzerland tie 1-1 in their World Cup 2018 debuts
Brazil are hoping to continue their winning ways with opening World Cup matches.
The Five-time winners have not lost their first game since 1934.
David Lewis has been denied Swiss nationality because he failed to answer a few questions — including one about the origins of raclette.
The annual Pride parade organised by Swiss LGBT groups is taking place for the first time in Lugano, Switzerland. About 2000 participants attended the parade in Lugano.
Geneva has this week announced it is going to carry out a feasibility study into using drones for personal transportation.
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