As the clouds lifted on Thursday and the wind abated, those who took time to look up from their work were treated to a surprise, there was fresh snow on the low hills surrounding Punta Arenas, extending all the way down to the outskirts of town.

As the clouds lifted on Thursday and the wind abated, those who took time to look up from their work were treated to a surprise, there was fresh snow on the low hills surrounding Punta Arenas, extending all the way down to the outskirts of town. Image courtesy of Chris German, INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

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