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Accession Number PB2013-110390
Title Analysis of Great Lakes Ice Cover Climatology: Winters 2006-2011.
Publication Date Apr 2013
Media Count 26p
Personal Author A. H. Clites J. Wang R. A. Assel X. Bai
Abstract A 33-winter ice concentration climatology (Assel 2003a, Assel 2005a) was recently updated for winters 2006-2011 (Wang et al. 2012a). This report provides an analysis of the 2006-2011 ice cycles within the context of: dates of first (last) ice, ice duration, ice cover distribution, ice cover anomalies, and seasonal progression of lake-averaged ice cover. Analysis data are available as ASCII and graphic files.
Keywords Climatology
Great Lakes(North America)
Ice formation

Source Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NTIS Subject Category 48H - Snow, Ice, & Permafrost
48C - Natural Resource Surveys
55C - Meteorological Data Collection, Analysis, & Weather Forecast
Corporate Author Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab., Ann Arbor, MI.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Technical memo.
NTIS Issue Number 1323
Contract Number N/A

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