We have never seen anything like this. The road to Portillo ski resort is completely buried. 9-10 feet of snow plus wind, has completely covered Route 60, the main road linking Chile and Argentina. The section in the image is Caracoles. Photo from Unidad de Pasos Fronterizos.
This is what it looks like at the border crossing Los Libertadores up the road from Portillo after the huge storm.
Learn more about the Chile’s most famous ski resort Portillo opening June 18th for the 2016 ski season.