MARCI weather report, October 1-7, 2018

MARCI-October-6-2018Weather patterns on Mars were fairly typical last week. Large dust lifting activity associated with the defrosting south polar seasonal ice cap continued over southern Sirenum and Aonia. The western hemisphere of these polar latitudes also had some small dust storms and clouds of dust. Looking further to the low-latitudes, Sirenum, Noachis, and Cimmeria each had a local-scale dust storm or two. Condensate water ice clouds… [More at link, including video]

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