Global warming news from Argentina, homeland of Pope Francis

Snow isolates cities and affects basic services. Temperatures 5 to 18 degrees C below zero.
June 11, 2018: Because of the strong snowstorm in the south of the country four provinces are on alert: Mendoza, Neuquén, Río Negro and the mountain range of San Juan.

During the weekend several routes were impassable. Routes 22 and 237 remained cut during the night and in the day only 4 x 4 vehicles or with chains could transit the roads with 20 to 30 cm (8 to 12 inches) of snow in some sections.

Extreme frosts are expected in different parts of the province, with temperatures between 5 and 18 degrees below zero.

-18 ° C It is the minimum temperature in the Neuquén mountain range

Thanks to Argiris Diamantis for these links

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