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ARCTIC SEA-ICE --The Newfoundland Crunch--

The coast of Newfoundland is an excellent example, this year, of how the sea-ice”extent” graph can decrease even as the “volume” graph increases. In the middle of February the sea-ice had spread far from the coast, to the cross-hairs formed by the 50° W longitude and 50° N latitude lines. 1,205 more words

Sea Ice Extent (Global Antarctic and Arctic) - Day 80 - 2018

Antarctica has made an amazing recovery from 2017. As of day 80 it is 11th lowest. Almost 1,000,000 sq km more than the same day in 2017.

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Arctic Max was Day 73 for 2018

I think I can call Arctic max for 2018. The Arctic would have to gain 300,000 sq km to pass the day 73 max. Unikely. 43 more words

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Spring Outlook AER

Dr. Judah Cohen has posted his outlook on the spring in Arctic and NH at his AER blog.  Exerpts below with my bolds.


  • The Arctic Oscillation (AO) is currently slightly negative and is predicted to trend positive but never to stray too far from neutral .
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Sea Ice Extent (Global Antarctic and Arctic) - Day 78 - 2018

Antarctica is now within one standard deviation from the mean. The last time was day 6.

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CLICK BAIT --Arctic Temperatures Crash Below Normal--

The DMI graph tells it all.

The only reason I’m pounding a drum about temperatures being slightly below normal at the Pole is because the media made such a hoopla about the spike that preceded it. 1,053 more words