Uncertainty in modeled Arctic sea ice volume

  title={Uncertainty in modeled Arctic sea ice volume},
  author={Axel J. Schweiger and Ronald W. Lindsay and Jinlun Zhang and Michael Steele and Harry L. Stern and Ron Kwok},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
[1] Uncertainty in the Pan-Arctic Ice-Ocean Modeling and Assimilation System (PIOMAS) Arctic sea ice volume record is characterized. A range of observations and approaches, including in situ ice thickness measurements, ICESat retrieved ice thickness, and model sensitivity studies, yields a conservative estimate for October Arctic ice volume uncertainty of 1.35 × 103 km3 and an uncertainty of the ice volume trend over the 1979–2010 period of 1.0 × 103 km3 decade–1. A conservative estimate of the… 

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