A lot of confusing action explains extent drop stall
Apparent to all is the Transpolar Stream fill, in a mere day, affecting extent readings,
there is also false snow reflections particularly in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, fallen floating snow appears as sea ice.
There was no real fill of the Transpolar Stream, just counterclockwise movement enabling by stress more shattering of larger ice pans, in other words greater scattering affecting the 15% sea ice grid numbers to rise. WDSep6,2016