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Heavy Snow in Northern China

Snow in China
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Snow in China

A covering of snow over the North China Plain on November 17, 2009, highlights towns and roads that would otherwise blend in to the landscape.

Image of the Day Severe Storms Snow and Ice

Heavy Snow in Northern China
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Heavy Snow in Northern China

Acquired November 13, 2009, these true- and false-color images show part of northeastern China shortly after a severe snowstorm. In the false-color image, snow appears orange-red, and clouds range in color from pale peach to white.

Land Severe Storms Snow and Ice