Title Projections of future air temperatures and melt season duration for McMurdo Station and Pegasus Runway
Author Weatherly, J.W.; Helble, J.
Author Affil Weatherly, J.W., U. S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, Hanover, NH. Other: U. S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
Source Proceedings of the Annual Eastern Snow Conference, Vol.67, p.199-207, ; 67th annual Eastern snow conference, Hancock, MA, June 8- 10, 2010, edited by R.A. Hellstrom and S. Frankenstein. Publisher: Eastern Snow Conference, [varies], United States. ISSN: 0424-1932. ISBN: 0-920081-32-0. CRREL Report No: ERDC/CRREL MP-03-7491
Publication Date 2010
Notes In English. 3 refs. Ant. Acc. No: 91650. GeoRef Acc. No: 310678
Index Terms climatic change; ice; ice shelves; logistics; melting; runways; temperature; transportation; Southern Ocean--McMurdo Sound; Antarctica--McMurdo Station; annual variations; Antarctica; climate change; climate effects; McMurdo Sound; McMurdo Station; Ross Island; Ross Sea; sea ice; Southern Ocean
Abstract The authors present a study on the projections of future air temperatures and melt season for McMurdo and Pegasus Runway, Antarctica.
Publication Type conference paper or compendium article
Record ID 65006322