Design thawing index

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Term: Design thawing index
Definition: The cumulative number of degree-days above 0 degrees Celsius, calculated by taking the average of the seasonal thawing indices for the three warmest summers in the most recent 30 years of record.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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