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Cryosphere => Greenland and Arctic Circle => Topic started by: Paddy on June 02, 2016, 05:03:26 AM

Title: Northern hemisphere snow cover
Post by: Paddy on June 02, 2016, 05:03:26 AM
Which sources are best used to track northern hemisphere snow cover?
Title: Re: Northern hemisphere snow cover
Post by: Blizzard92 on June 02, 2016, 05:17:08 AM
Rutgers Global Snow Lab is a great source: http://climate.rutgers.edu/snowcover/ (http://climate.rutgers.edu/snowcover/)
Title: Re: Northern hemisphere snow cover
Post by: Paddy on June 02, 2016, 05:35:52 AM
Thank you! That tells me that April 2016 had a record low level of snow cover in the northern hemisphere (http://climate.rutgers.edu/snowcover/table_rankings.php?ui_set=1 (http://climate.rutgers.edu/snowcover/table_rankings.php?ui_set=1)); will check back in a day or two for the May figure.
Title: Re: Northern hemisphere snow cover
Post by: Neven on June 02, 2016, 08:44:12 AM
Check the ASIG front page, scroll down until you hit the Snow Cover section.

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