According to media reports, from the evening of January 14 to January 15, Shanshan County, Turpan City, Xinjiang ushered in the first snowfall in 2020. According to the local meteorological bureau, the snowfall reached 9.8mm, with a depth of 10cm, which is the largest snowfall in the county for more than 40 years. In the Kumutag desert near the county, snow covers the desert and the desert becomes a snow sea due to the impact of snowfall.
The kumutage desert after the heavy snow, the monotonous yellow sand in the past covered with white clothes, the snow desert is boundless like a picture. However, the heavy snow has a certain impact on people's production and life, urban operation, industrial and agricultural production, transportation, tourism, etc. in Shanshan county. Haridan Kadil, weather forecaster of Shanshan Meteorological Bureau, said: "it is expected that the snowfall will last until the evening, and the heavy snowfall will have a negative impact on traffic safety and facility agriculture. Shanshan Meteorological Bureau issued yellow warning signal of road icing in time to remind relevant departments to take countermeasures. "
Heavy snowfall also made the heating department start the heating emergency plan. According to Dong Fuqiang, deputy manager of Shanshan County heating company, on the premise of less jogging and ensuring safety, the heating company will send more vehicles to prepare enough fuel, and the personnel will be on duty 24 hours a day, and all the maintenance personnel will be on duty in time for rush repair, so as to ensure the winter warmth of the people of all ethnic groups in the county.
"We plan to have a snowfight, make snowmen and eat hot pot after work to commemorate this special snow," said kailiman ahimati, a resident of Shanshan county "We haven't had such a big snow in Shanshan for a long time. I just came back from Kumutag desert with my children. The snow is white and the scenery is very beautiful. The snow is a good year. I hope this year will be a good harvest year," said parizati pailiding, a citizen
From the meteorological point of view, snowfall needs the cooperation of cold air and water vapor, both of which are indispensable. If one of them "does not cooperate in place", the snowfall will be less. The snowfall is the result of the perfect combination of the cold air moving eastward and sufficient water vapor in the southwest.
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