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A July Snowstorm in Chile
While U.S. goes through a scorching heat wave, a major snowstorm hits Chile. Where would you rather be?
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Residents drive cattle along a road surrounded by snow in Lonquimay, Chile, Thursday, July 21, 2011. Chile's government declared Lonquimay under emergency after a strong snowstorm hit the town. 

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The mountains surrounding the town of Lonquimay are seen covered in snow in Chile, Thursday, July 21, 2011.Snow has reached 2.3 meters high and around 16,000 people are isolated in the area according to authorities.

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A calf bites a tree branch after a snowstorm in Lonquimay, Chile, Thursday, July 21, 2011. Chile's government declared Lonquimay under emergency after a strong snowstorm hit the town. 

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Men shovel snow off a house roof in Lonquimay, Chile, Thursday, July 21, 2011.

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A boy carries a piece of wood in Lonquimay, Chile, Thursday, July 21, 2011. 

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A man walks through the snow carrying a bundle of grass to feed his livestock in Lonquimay, Chile, Thursday, July 21, 2011. 

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A July Snowstorm in Chile

While U.S. goes through a scorching heat wave, a major snowstorm hits Chile. Where would you rather be?

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