MASIE Arctic Aug 19 2014 – Steady Melting – Barents Sea and Hudson Bay Gained a Little

Aug 19 2014  MASIE Update – Steady Melting of 50-90,000 per day… Central Arctic is melting about 10,000 sq km a day.

Barents Sea and Hudson Bay gained a little. The others melted.

Data here.  Click for bigger.

MASIE Central_Arctic Freeze.Melt as of 2014230

MASIE Northern_Hemisphere Freeze.Melt as of 2014230

MASIE Arctic Ice Extent as of 2014-230

Region 143 days ago End Last 142 Last 28 Last 14 Last 7 Last 3 Last 1
Chukchi Sea 966,006 451,054 -514,952 -196,322 -132,562 -60,477 -38,712 -25,174
Kara Sea 933,859 176,941 -756,918 -325,620 -105,927 -41,654 -24,720 -23,662
East Siberian Sea 1,087,137 614,618 -472,519 -393,816 -271,650 -114,642 -36,467 -18,278
Beaufort Sea 1,070,445 740,617 -329,828 -85,801 -110,392 -49,325 -31,369 -12,317
Central Arctic 3,221,921 3,048,063 -173,859 -148,166 -150,667 -82,382 -32,976 -10,189
Laptev Sea 897,845 38,226 -859,618 -339,295 -160,087 -88,108 -13,869 -4,904
Canadian Archipelago 853,214 520,280 -332,934 -188,066 -139,484 -54,230 -18,578 -3,264
Baffin Bay Gulf of St. Lawrence 1,688,530 9,776 -1,678,754 -113,716 -49,006 -15,600 -4,171 -2,031
Greenland Sea 603,416 251,200 -352,215 -145,190 -94,814 -33,511 -29,644 -1,374
Bering Sea 697,324 0 -697,324 -1,339 0 0 0 0
Baltic Sea 15,337 0 -15,337 0 0 0 0 0
Sea of Okhotsk 853,240 0 -853,240 0 0 0 0 0
Yellow Sea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Barents Sea 645,917 113,727 -532,190 23,174 23,436 6,082 2,118 3,782
Hudson Bay 1,260,903 75,979 -1,184,924 -194,952 -70,293 -31,215 -12,886 6,714
Northern Hemisphere (Total) 14,805,115 6,041,625 -8,763,490 -2,109,108 -1,261,447 -565,062 -241,273 -90,697
NH (Average Loss per Day) -61,283 -75,325 -90,103 -80,723 -80,424 -90,697

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