Ice Forecasts for Eastern and Northern Arctic


* NOTE: Corrected and/or amended bulletins are listed first *

 
FICN16 CWIS 211545
Ice forecasts for the Eastern and Northern Arctic issued by
Environment Canada at 11:00 a.m. EST Sunday 21 January 2018 for
today tonight and Monday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 11:00 a.m. Monday.

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5750W to 6135N 6020W to 6245N 5735W
then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

West Davis - northern half.
Ice pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice. Strong
ice pressure along coast today and Monday.

West Davis - southern half.
Ice pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice
including a trace of old ice in the extreme northern section. Strong
ice pressure along coast today and Monday.

East Davis - southern half.
5 tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice in the
northwestern section.

East Davis - northern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice.

West Brevoort.
Ice pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure along coast today
and Monday.

Central Brevoort - southern half.
Bergy water except 8 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth
first-year ice in the extreme northern section.

Central Brevoort - northern half.
8 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice except 9
plus tenths first-year ice in the western section.

Northwest Labrador Sea.
Bergy water except 9 plus tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths
first-year ice in the extreme western section.

McClure
Melville
Rae
Byam
Queens
Maclean
Barrow
Jones
Norwegian
Eureka
Clarence
Kane
Robeson
Admiralty
Lancaster
West Baffin
East Baffin
West Clyde
East Clyde
Cumberland
East Brevoort
Frobisher Bay
Navy Board
Pond
Fitzwilliam
Liddon
Griper
Ballantyne
Hazen
Wilkins
Gustaf
Hassel
Massey
Peary
South Sverdrup
North Sverdrup
Nansen
Greely
Alert.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Contact NORDREG Canada via marine radio for routing advice. Arctic
ice analysis charts can be copied on VFF Iqaluit at 0200, 0700,
1100, 1630 and 2200 UTC.

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