June 20, 2013. The strongest over the past 20 years, a blizzard struck the New Zealand city of Otago, Canterbury and other parts of the country.
According to local media outlets, as a result of the disaster are de-energized over 3 thousand houses and dozens of flights canceled.
In the southern part of the country, in some regions, the snow depth reached one meter snow drifts blocked a number of roads.
At the moment, about the victims or the victims of the information has been received.