Blizzard batters Jilin, November 20

20 Nov 2013

First 20cm-thick snow with strong wind covered many regions in Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning from Saturday. Starting on Sunday morning, The National Meteorological Center (NMC) issued a yellow alert for blizzards. Traffic and schools have been hit as a blizzard closed expressways and schools and delayed. People clean snow covered everywhere in NE China. Snow will continue to move eastward in China's northeast on Monday, the NMC forecast, adding it will abate significantly on Tuesday. All photos from Xinhua.