Comparison of Snow Cover over the USA during the Winters of 2001/2002 and 2002/2003
Released on April 3, 2003
This animation compares snow cover between December and February of 2001-02 with the same time period in 2002-03 using 8-day composite snow maps. The snow cover from the winter of 2002-03 is shown in white while the areas that had snow in 2001-02 but not in 2002-03 are shown in blue.
This animation compares the difference between snow cover in the winter of 2001-02 with snow cover from the winter of 2002-03. Regions receiving snow on corresponding dates in 2001-02 but not in 2002-03 are shown in blue.
Please give credit for this item to: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientific Visualization Studio, Kimberly Casey (SSAI), Nick Digirolamo (SSAI); The Blue Marble Next Generation data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC) and NASA's Earth Observatory.
The Blue Marble data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC).
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