Break-up 2007 (false colour) - March 28

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Satellite photo of ice break-up in Temagami, 2007

Posted Thursday, Mar 29, 2007                                                                         Photo: NASA/NOAA

Warm weather restricts ice travel

Since March 21 the temperature has soared above freezing during the day, peaking at 8 C, melting most of the snow, and leaving the ice treacherous for travel.




Black                open water (may

                         be thin, clear


Dull or dark blue thin ice

Bright turquoise  thick ice,

                        snow on

                        unforested land

                        (e.g. clearcuts,




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