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Arctic Sea Ice Minimum 2020
In September 2020 the Arctic sea ice extent shrunk to the second lowest in the 42-year satellite record.
Antarctic sea ice reaches new maximum extent
Antarctic sea ice concentrations during 2012, from the OSI SAF.
Sea ice swirls in the Skagerrak Strait
Following a particularly cold January, in February sea ice formed in the outer parts of the Oslo fjord and in an unexpected quantity in the Skagerrak Strait, between Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
Sea-ice melt resulted in cold water spill over the Labrador Current
Ice melt along the Labrador coast resulted in freshwater water spill over the Labrador Current, showing some very steep gradients in temperature and chlorophyll concentration fields while meeting the warm Gulf current around Newfoundland.
Sand at sea, as seen from space
On 11 April 2012 EUMETSAT’s international training project EUMETrain started tracking the movements of the German research icebreaker Polarstern.
Ice melting in the Baltic Sea
After a dark Nordic winter, the Meteosat Natural Colour RGB provides a view of day time ice through the combination of 0.8 µm, 1.6 µm and 3.9 µm — optimal to separate land, ice or cloud.
Ice in the Gulf of Bothnia — Baltic Sea
On 22 February Metop-A took this interesting high-resolution AVHRR image of the ice-covered Gulf of Bothnia.
Katabatic winds over Antarctica
The AVHRR image below shows a spectacular case of Katabatic winds over Antarctica, with nice 'smoke plumes' flowing out onto the Ross ice shelf.