It’s Already Snowing in Chile | Valle Nevado is getting pounded!

It’s Already Snowing in Chile | Valle Nevado is getting pounded!
April 27, 2012

It is the equivalent of late October below the equator and  Valle Nevado, Chile is already getting pounded with snow. Here are some photos from their Facebook Page showing the extent of the new fallen snow.   For more info on Valle Nevado and their new gondola check out this article by The Ski Channel – Chile Prepares For Big Winter.

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Australia: Rain, hail, and snow drive state into an early winter

Rain, hail, and snow drive state into an early winter
May 3, 2012

Winter’s official arrival may still be a month off but it won’t feel so far away today with rain, hail and snow set to fall on Victoria.

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NL: Severe damage to fruit cultivation after severe winter

NL: Severe damage to fruit cultivation after severe winter
12 April 2012

Fruit cultivation has suffered tens of millions of euro damage as a result of severe cold this Winter. Almost all over the Netherlands there is damage. The damage is most severe in Flevoland and North Holland, in the north of the country. Also parts of Utrecht and North Brabant further south have been hit hard. Pears have been especially damaged, but other fruit as well.

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Record Winter Snow in Anchorage

Record Winter Snow in Anchorage
April 9th, 2012

Anchorage, Alaska has broken a 57-year old record for the snowiest winter in history.

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Snowfalls are now just a thing of the past

Climate Scientist Dr David Viner stands by his claim that snow will become an 'increasingly rare event' Source: Daily Mail

What will it take for the warmists to say they were wrong?
February 08, 2012


According to Dr David Viner, a senior research scientist at the climatic research unit (CRU) of the University of East Anglia,within a few years winter snowfall will become “a very rare and exciting event”.

Children just aren’t going to know what snow is,” he said…

David Parker, at the Hadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research in Berkshire, says ultimately, British children could have only virtual experience of snow


Commuters faced rail and road chaos for a second day yesterday as Britain struggled to cope with Arctic weather conditions.Snow and ice caused train cancellations and long delays throughout the country and many major roads were blocked or severely congested..


The year 2005 saw 25 heavy snowfall days, which is the joint snowiest year with 1876 across the United Kingdom, between the years 1861-2005.


The biggest winter storm in New York City history — destined for lionization as the Blizzard of ‘06 — buried the region and much of the Northeast yesterday under blowing, drifting, thigh-high snows that crippled transportation and commerce, knocked out power and disrupted life for millions in 14 states.


The February 2007 North America Winter Storm (otherwise referred to as the Valentine’s Day Blizzard or Valentine’s Day Storm) was a massive winter storm that affected most of the eastern half of North America, starting on February 12, 2007 and peaking on Valentine’s Day, February 14.


Parts of south-east England had more than an inch of snow last night while London experienced its first October snowfall in more than 70 years as winter conditions arrived early.


The heaviest snowfall for 18 years paralysed swaths of (Britain) yesterday, bringing chaos to roads, railways and airports, closing thousands of schools and businesses, and costing the economy an estimated £1.2bn in lost working hours.


The winter of 2009–2010 in Europe was unusually cold… Weather systems were undergoing cyclogenesis from North American storms moving across the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and saw many parts of Europe experiencing heavy snowfall and record-low temperatures.


Huge swaths of the north-eastern United States have been hit by a rare October snow storm that struck across the region from Virginia all the way to Maine.


Europe continues to be blanketed in snow as the cold snap which has so far killed hundreds across the continent shows no signs of stopping.

Source: Herald Sun

Source: Daily Mail

Most Snow Since 1966 In Paradiski, France

Most Snow Since 1966 In Paradiski
February 2, 2012

At 1600m in Paradiski the snow depth is at 175cm (just under six feet) and near the yop of the slopes at 3000m it’s at 3.4 metres – more than 11 feet.

“Snowfalls of this magnitude haven’t been seen since 1966,” said a resort statement.

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Amarillo receives record breaking snow for Oct. 27

Amarillo receives record breaking snow for Oct. 27
October 27, 2011

…Johnson said it is uncommon but not unheard of for Amarillo to receive snow in October. The average amount of snow received in October sits at at about .3 inches.

She said today’s amount breaks the record for amount of snow received on Oct. 27., which was previously set at 2.4 in 1911…

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US North-East: Earliest New York City one-inch snowfall predicted since the Civil War

New York gets more than inch of snow in October for the first time EVER as early snow storm cuts power to 1.5million
30th October 2011

# Earliest New York City one-inch snowfall since records began
# More than 250,000 customers lost power in Pennsylvania and Maryland
# More than 1,000 flights in or out of America cancelled
# Experts predict up to 10 inches of snow to fall across North East
# Only fourth time since Civil War that snow has fallen in NYC in October
# Snowstorms already hitting Massachusetts and New England
# Parts of Connecticut could get a foot of snow this weekend

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Once in a lifetime snow storm hits New Zealand

‘Once in a lifetime’ snow storm hits New Zealand
15 Aug 2011

A “once in a lifetime” polar blast of snow, sleet and gales has blocked roads, grounded flights and cut power across New Zealand.

Blizzards lashing the South Island moved on to the more populated North Island, with falls in central Wellington and southern suburbs of Auckland where snow had not been seen since the mid-1970s.

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Australia: Ski season shaping up to be best in decades

Ski season ‘shaping up to be best in decades’
July 08, 2011 9:25AM

IT’S all white for this year’s ski season, with fresh snow falls breaking records and reaching depths of up to 1.6m at some resorts.

The resorts are experiencing the deepest snow in the first week of July since 1990, with 158.9cm recorded at Thredbo and 13 of its 14 lifts in operation.

Perisher has had one of the best starts to a ski season in nearly 20 years, with 62cm of fresh snow recorded in the past few days and the snow depth also reaching 158.9cm yesterday.

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