Heavy Snowfall Kills 15, Injures Dozens In Afghanistan

Heavy snowfall in Afghanistan leaves nearly 30 people injured. Kabul: Widespread heavy snowfall in several Afghan provinces over the past three days has tragically resulted in the loss of 15 lives and nearly 30 injuries, TOLOnews reported. Furthermore, statistics obtained by TOLOnews from Balkh and Faryab provinces show that the recent snowfall has had a […]

California Facing Another Record Winter Storm with Historic Snowfall

The extended storm is expected to begin Thursday and continue into Sunday. In the Sierra Nevada Snowstorm warning Effective when there is a chance of historic snowfall, with up to 12 feet of snow possible. While mountains will bear the brunt of the impact, a similar weather system in the Bay Area is expected to […]

Northeast China sees first major blizzard this season and forecasters warn of record snowfall

BEIJING (AP) – Heavy snow blanketed much of northeastern China on Monday, the country’s first real blizzard of the season, closing schools and bringing transportation to a standstill. According to Chinese state broadcaster CCTV, a major highway in Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province, was closed and flights were canceled. Elementary school classes were canceled […]

Snowfall In China Cancels Flights, Forces School Closures

Heilongjiang Province issues emergency warning – China’s highest weather warning (File) Beijing: Unseasonably cold waves and a blizzard arrived in northeastern China early on Monday, causing flight cancellations and school closures in the country’s northernmost Heilongjiang province, state media and government notices said. Heilongjiang province canceled 49 flights, but the capital Harbin’s airport was otherwise […]

Johannesburg gets first snowfall in over a decade

Johannesburg, South Africa, was hit by a rare snowfall this week for the first time in over a decade. An unexpected winter wonderland was part of the snow that blanketed various provinces over the weekend into Monday in South Africa. The Times reported. Photos from around the city show residents happily running through the snow […]

Rare desert waterfalls still flowing a month after record snowfall awakened them

Gunlock, Utah – The Southwest has had unusual winter weather this year, with record rainfall, record snowfall, and now-rare waterfalls. The snow in the mountains is still melting, leaving Gunrock State Park a beautiful water wonderland. it was a great year for Utah snow — Most states are 200-400% above average. In southwestern Utah, melted […]

California’s Mammoth Mountain Smashes Record for Winter Snowfall

California’s Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort officially broke its winter snowfall record on Wednesday. Yet another storm dropped him 2.5 feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada, followed by a whopping 27 inches. Los Angeles ABC Affiliate KABC-7 report: Mammoth Mountain surpassed all-season snowfall records. The resort reports 695 inches of snowfall at the main lodge. […]

California turns into a winter wonderland with snowfall

The golden state is bright white. Parts of California have seen an unusual amount of snow over the past few days. Yosemite Park has been closed up to 15 feet since Saturday. “Park crews are working to restore critical services so that visitors can safely return. There is no planned date for reopening,” the park […]