Ice Forecasts for Eastern and Northern Arctic


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FICN16 CWIS 161545
Ice forecasts for the Eastern and Northern Arctic issued by
Environment Canada at 11:00 a.m. EST Tuesday 16 January 2018 for
today tonight and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday.

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5815W to 5905N 5800W to 6025N 5910W to
6305N 5745W then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

West Davis - northern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice
including 1 tenth old ice in the northwestern section.

West Davis - southern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice.

East Davis - southern half.
6 tenths first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice in the
northern section.

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

West Brevoort.
9 plus tenths first-year ice.

Central Brevoort - southern half.
Bergy water except 8 tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths
first-year ice in the western section.

Central Brevoort - northern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice.

Northwest Labrador Sea - western half.
4 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice except 9
plus tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice in the
western section.

Northwest Labrador Sea - eastern half.
Bergy water except 3 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth
first-year ice in the extreme northwestern 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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