Earth Observation

2018-2019 Ice Season Closure in the Caspian

2018-2019 ice season is finished in the Caspian Sea. It was one of the mildest winters during the last years despite the earliest start with first ice forming on November 12th. Early date of last ice in mid-March was good time for operators to switch to summer fleet. The short video illustrates how it went from start to end giving short overview of wind and resulting ice conditions based on a small part of data driven analysis utilising our database.

More detailed information on air temperature regime, Ice coverage and volume experienced this winter can be found on our page summarising ice conditions in zones of the region. Detailed insights assist ice related design of structures and analysis of logistical operations are readily available at request.

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