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Halloween Weather Extremes

Halloween Weather Extremes

Halloween weather can be highly variable depending on the year.

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Below Average Since 2002

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Below Average Since 2002

The annual Arctic sea ice minimum extent has been below average every year since 2002.

Arctic Sea Ice Minimum is Coming Later

Arctic Sea Ice Minimum is Coming Later

Climate change has delayed the date of the annual Arctic sea ice minimum.

Nenana Ice Classic: 100 Years

Nenana Ice Classic: 100 Years

The rapidly warming Arctic is already impacting Alaska, as earlier ice breakups on the Tanana River are more likely.

Despite Gains, Western Snowpack Trending Downward

Despite Gains, Western Snowpack Trending Downward

This year’s early Western spring snowpack is higher than previous years, but remains on a long-term downward trend.

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Threatening to Set Record Low

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Threatening to Set Record Low

The annual maximum Arctic sea ice extent is threatening to set a record low this year.

Where’s the Ice on the Great Lakes?

Where’s the Ice on the Great Lakes?

Overall, Great Lakes ice cover is on the decline.

Maximum Great Lakes Ice Cover on Decline

Maximum Great Lakes Ice Cover on Decline

Maximum ice cover on the Great Lakes is way down this year and on a long term downward trend.