Sea Ice Forecasts

This page shows output from the Granular Sea Ice Modeling and Prediction System (GICE).
The model is initialised with the latest AMSR2, Norwegian Ice Service ice chart, and SMOS sea ice thickness. Output is at +24, +48, and +72 hours forecast with a horizontal resolution of 10 km.
The arrows show the displacement of the ice from initial conditions.

Click on the image to get a larger view

Latest forecasts:

Forecast +24

Forecast +24 hours after analyse time

Forecast +48

Forecast +48 hours after analyse time

Forecast +72

Forecast +72 hours after analyse time