Every now and then I enjoy taking a look at the satellite images of Newfoundland, available daily at NASA. Often our island is lost in the fog or clouds but not today, today was bright, clear and beautiful:

Newfoundland, February 24 2012 - Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

Newfoundland, February 24 2012 – Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

Here are some details from this satellite image:

The Avalon, covered in snow - Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

The Avalon, covered in snow – Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

Sea ice around Fogo, and moving further south - Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

Sea ice around Fogo, and moving further south – Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

And here’s the gulf between Newfoundland and Quebec:

Sea ice in the Gulf of St. Lawrence - Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response

Sea ice in the Gulf of St. Lawrence – Image Credit: NASA/GSFC, Rapid Response