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Ice Coverage

Post by Ingo » Sat Jan 06, 2018 8:42 am

Ice cover for the Great Lakes is at 22%, about the same as 2014 when there was an ice bridge. Haven't found specific comparable numbers for just Superior. Here's a place to explore if you're inclined https://www.glerl.noaa.gov/data/ice/#currentConditions. This current chart says 28% as of yesterday--shows it's an inexact science.

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Re: Ice Coverage

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Re: Ice Coverage

Post by Midwest Ed » Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:30 pm

Now we've crossed the line. This is from the same NOAA website:
NOTICE: These images are provided as a public service with the understanding that NOAA resources
be used responsibly to allow for access by all interested users.
Unreasonably frequent reloading or "hotlinking" of these images into outside web pages adversely affects NOAA's
ability to serve the public and is forbidden.
Violation of this policy may be cause to temporarily block access
to this site or pursue legal action in response to a denial-of-service attack on a Federal government computer.

Thank you for your interest and cooperation.
My warning is somewhat "tongue in cheek", but I do wonder if their warning is simply old or if their servers are actually on a 20 year old internet connection.
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Re: Ice Coverage

Post by hooky » Wed Jan 10, 2018 5:34 pm

Midwest Ed wrote:
Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:30 pm
Now we've crossed the line. This is from the same NOAA website:
NOTICE: These images are provided as a public service with the understanding that NOAA resources
be used responsibly to allow for access by all interested users.
Unreasonably frequent reloading or "hotlinking" of these images into outside web pages adversely affects NOAA's
ability to serve the public and is forbidden.
Violation of this policy may be cause to temporarily block access
to this site or pursue legal action in response to a denial-of-service attack on a Federal government computer.

Thank you for your interest and cooperation.
My warning is somewhat "tongue in cheek", but I do wonder if their warning is simply old or if their servers are actually on a 20 year old internet connection.

My money is on 20 year old technology.

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Re: Ice Coverage

Post by Base654 » Thu Jan 11, 2018 3:30 am

hmmm. only 100 people viewed this thread and MIGHT have followed the link.

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