May 8, 2016

Trends and Extremes in Northern Hemisphere Snow Characteristics

by
Kenneth E. Kunkel, David A. Robinson, Sarah Champion, Xungang Yin, Thomas Estilow, Rebekah M. Frankson
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Current Climate Change Reports
  • Provides a hemispheric perspective on extreme snow cover extent (SCE) years based on satellite observations for 1967–2015 
  • Finds there has been an overall negative trend in Northern Hemisphere SCE