View Article

view the latest news articles
Chilean capitol experiences coldest July since 1908
Monday, August 9th 2010, 6:28 AM GMT
Co2sceptic (Site Admin)
SANTIAGO -- Climate change affecting the globe including record-breaking winter weather in the southern hemisphere.

People living in Chile's capital of Santiago suffered the coldest July since 1908, according to the University of Chile's Department of Geophysics.

The Santiago Times reports one in three capital residents have reported respiratory illness during the past few weeks due to the chill, which was accompanied by a record amount of frost at the depth of the southern winter.

Frost damage to avocados, oranges and lemons could reach as much as forty percent, according to the English-language daily.
Source Link: Wkuc.com