Daily Snow over North America 2002-2003 with Permafrost Map
Released on June 13, 2006
This animation shows daily snow cover over North America from September 1, 2002 through June 30, 2003. A permafrost map shown in frost-green indicates where the ground is frozen throughout the year. The sea ice climatology indicates the average extent of the sea ice during each month.
GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation:
Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 188.8.131.52.0