Last month, the National Snow and Ice Data Center announced that sea ice in both the Arctic and Antarctic Circles had reached a new low. In the Antarctic, where the summer season just wrapped up, rapid ice melt led to the lowest sea ice minimum ever recorded for the area. At the same time, on the other side of the world, the Arctic Ocean wasMore
Erica Grow is the weekend meteorologist at WNBC in New York City. Grow is a 2002 graduate from Penn State University and is a member of the Penn State Meteorology Development Sub-Committee. In 2012, she earned the prestigious Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation from the American Meteorological Society, and in 2015, was elected to the AMS’s Board on Enterprise Communication.