heavy ice

heavy ice

[′hev·ē ′īs]
(oceanography)
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The MV Akademik Shokalskiy has been marooned by heavy ice since Tuesday about 100 nautical miles east of the French Antarctic base Dumont d'Urville, with two icebreaking ships so far failing in attempts to reach it.
The Australian Antarctic Division has rescheduled its early season voyages with the icebreaker Aurora Australis delayed in heavy ice conditions off the Antarctic coast.
Medium & heavy ICE OEM parts to remain dominant in US Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) motorcycle parts will continue to account for the majority of the market total in 2017, representing 55 percent of all sales.
WORCESTER - With roofs buckling under the strain of deep snow and hunks of heavy ice peeling gutters off houses, homeowners understandably may be more concerned about the frozen water looming over their heads than that spread thigh-deep across their yards.
During the latter three months, the combination of a labor-related work stoppage by Canadian Coast Guard personnel and earlier-than-normal heavy ice conditions in the St.
The tugs will be used primarily for deployment, retrieval and maintenance of an ice boom annually installed near the outlet of Lake Erie to help protect NYPA s hydroelectric plant intakes on the Niagara River from heavy ice floes.
After we trim, trees are less susceptible to disease and insect problems and because they're stronger, they're more resistant to high winds and heavy ice.
WORCESTER - City officials tore down a vacant Winthrop Street three-decker yesterday, after part of its roof collapsed from heavy ice and snow.
Heavy ice buildup caused a pole to break, bringing down power lines across the road.
The storm could impact a third of the population of the United States, and it threatens to bring blizzard conditions and heavy ice and snow.
The 58-year-old Dublin solicitor had previously tried to reach the remote island but was beaten by heavy ice in 1989 and 1998.
The threat of new outages remains because of the heavy ice accumulations on trees and power lines.