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Snow in the Andes
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Snow in the Andes

As the end of Southern Hemisphere winter approached, snow painted the Andes Mountains.

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Snow Cover, December 2008 and February 2009
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Snow Cover, December 2008 and February 2009

This pair of maps shows average percent snow cover in December 2008 and February 2009, the first and last months of meteorological winter in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Snow Deficit
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Snow Deficit

What a difference one year has made in the snow cover over North America.

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A Winter Blanket for Lesotho
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A Winter Blanket for Lesotho

Snowfall occurs periodically in the short winter season, though not as often as it once did.

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Heavy Snow in Central Chile
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Heavy Snow in Central Chile

Acquired July 22, 2011, and July 8, 2011, these false-color images compare conditions around Lonquimay, Chile, which was buried in several feet heavy snow.

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Snow in Lebanon
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Snow in Lebanon

Fresh snow highlights Lebanon’s two mountain ranges in this true-color image from March 17, 2011.

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Finding Water in Snow
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Finding Water in Snow

Flying over the Sierras in a Twin Otter aircraft, NASA scientists are finding new ways to measure the amount of water stored in the winter snowpack with greater accuracy than ever before.

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