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Northern Hemisphere Snow Cover Maps

Caption: These maps show the differences in snow cover relative to the long-term average for the winters of (left) 2009-2010 and (right) 2010-2011. During these two winters, the Northern Hemisphere measured its second and third largest snow cover levels on record.

Credit: Georgia Tech/Jiping Liu

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