Mark de Keyser: The best weather forecast is based on a good observation, so for me it is very important to get that weather report from the expeditions in order to give them a good forecast. Mark running in the image winner of the 100km race. courtesy Mark de Keyser, SOURCE
That is the nature of Antarctica: things are not always going as planned. And we have to respect that. In the image: ALE chef and previous kite ski world record holder, Norwegian Ronnie Finsaas, riding the winds on Antarctica. courtesy Mark de Keyser, SOURCE
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(By Correne Coetzer) Several ski expeditions to the South Pole start this year in October. That is the tail of winter, warned ALEs meteorologist, and sometimes this tail can trigger extreme cold/windy conditions. Mark de Keyser has many seasons experience on Antarctica and tells about the weather on the ice and the weather forecasts he provides to other parts of the globe. ExplorersWeb: What type of expeditions does Weather4Expeditions provide with weather forecasts?Mark Currently, weather4expeditions consists of two...