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What is the difference between variable aice and aicen001/002/003/004/005


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I downloaded the aice variable in the Pacific Pacemaker simulations recently.I noticed that there are six variables——aice,aicen001,aicen002,aicen003,aicen004,aicen005. Does anyone know about the difference between these six variables?

Thanks a lot for any information, suggestions, discussions!aice.PNG


CSEG and Liaisons
Staff member
This is the total ice fraction (aice) versus the subgridscale category sea ice fraction.

aice = aicen001 + aicen002 + aicen003 + aicen004 + aicen005