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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
Concentration(Composition)
Duration
Great Lakes(North America)
Ice
Ice formation
Winter


 
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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