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Current climate conditions trends and averages: Antarctica

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Antarctica

Antarctic Ice Mass Loss [manual update]

http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/416685main_20100108_Climate_1.jpg

Source: http://www.nasa.gov/topics/earth/features/20100108_Is_Antarctica_Melting.html

Antarctic Ice Extent Increase [updates annually]

http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/images/s_plot_hires.png

Source: http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/

Antarctic Ice Extent (updates daily)

http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/images/daily_images/S_stddev_timeseries.png

Source: http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/

Sea Ice Concentration Anomalies [updates monthly]

Arctic Extent

Source: http://nsidc.org/data/seaice_index/

Antarctic Composite Satellite Images [updates daily]

http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/~amrc/GOPHER.GIF

20 km image, 10 km image, 5 km image

Source: http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/realcomp.html

Latest mid-resolution (10 kilometer) Synoptic Chart with synoptic observations, ship and buoy observations, GFS model analysis of mean sea level pressure (isobars) over our Antarctic composite image [updates daily]

http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/~amrc/Antarctic_Synoptic_Chart.GIF

Source: http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/realcomp.html

Latest mid-resolution (10 kilometer) infrared pseudo-color Antarctic composite image [updates daily]

http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/~amrc/amrc_color_composite_latest.jpg

Source: http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/realcomp.html

Antarctic Oscillation (AAO) - Observed & GSF Forecasts [updates weekly]

Antarctic Oscillation - GFS AAO Outlooks

Source: http://www.cpc.noaa.gov/products/precip/CWlink/daily_ao_index/teleconnections.shtml

 

Antarctic Oscillation (AAO) - Observed & ENSM Forecasts [updates weekly]

Ensemble Mean AAO Outlooks

Source: http://www.cpc.noaa.gov/products/precip/CWlink/daily_ao_index/teleconnections.shtml

 

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