~While we contemplate the bigger picture, apparently more sea ice than 2012?
~Whilst Beaufort sea gets flooded with rapidly moving sea ice
~A giant melt machine is in place
Whilst summer in progress, already forgotten last winter Bering Strait lack of sea ice has already started a melt factory:
|Bering Strait 2018 has much more open water than 2012, 2018 has much much faster Gyre current than 2012, the combination is doom for sea ice at that location:|