Due to the flow of strong cold air, many regions of Guizhou Province were hit by freezing rain and sleet recently. Workers of road administrative department started to scatter skidproof sands on the frozen road in Tongren area.Full story
2008-12-22 11:30:29 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) -- Freezing weather kept a grip on much of China on Monday and moved south, the result of a cold wave that came from Inner Mongolia over the weekend.
2008-12-22 06:25:47 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Dec. 22 -- Strong cold fronts swept across most parts of the country, causing heavy snowfall in some areas and plunging the mercury on winter solstice day yesterday.
2008-12-24 01:53:58 GMT China Daily
A man walks under electricity cables covered in icicles in Wuhan, Hubei province December 24, 2008. The temperatures in some areas of the province have fallen to -4 C.
2008-12-22 06:15:58 GMT SINA English
The worst hit area, Tianjin, a city neighbouring Beijing with a population of 10 million, saw all of its flights cancelled at Tianjin Binhai International Airport. The extreme snowstorm has also cut off highways and railways in and out of the city.
2008-12-21 09:53:48 GMT Xinhua English
A heavy snowfall hit north China's Tianjin Saturday night, Dec 21, 2008. A cold front from the Baikal Lake swept southward and brought strong winds and a temperature slump to most parts of the country over the last two days.
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