I've been tracking the Antarctic Sea Ice. It has been very low since about October, and a new record looked likely. Today I saw in our local paper that the minimum has been announced. And indeed, it was lowest by a considerable margin. The Moyhu radial plot showed it thus:
The NSIDC numbers do show that there is still melting, but if so, it won't last much longer. The Arctic seems to be at record low levels again also, which may be significant for this year's minimum.
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