Missing files in sea ice datasets in February 2021

We would like to inform CDS users that the EUMETSAT OSI SAF sea ice concentration ICDR product (OSI-430-b) and the C3S sea ice edge and sea ice type products will have missing data files for following two dates in February 2021: 20 Feb 2021 and 21 Feb 2021. These products are available in the following CDS datasets:

The missing files are the consequence of an outage of SSMIS satellite data. Further information about this issue can be found in this news story published by OSI SAF.

Furthermore, the C3S sea ice edge and sea ice type products for 19 Feb 2021 (available in the CDS on 7th March) will contain missing data the following sectors:

  • Norther Hemisphere: small sector north of Canada.
  • Southern Hemisphere: small sector in the Davis Sea (~90ºE).

We apologise for the inconvenience.