Ice Forecasts for the Gulf of St. Lawrence


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FICN17 CWIS 121445
Ice forecasts for the Gulf of St. Lawrence issued by Environment
Canada at 10:00 a.m. EST Tuesday 12 December 2017 for today tonight
and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday.

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4755N 6600W to
Quebec near 4805N 6610W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5005N 6625W to 5005N
6610W to Quebec near 5015N 6550W. Sea ice to the north of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6250W to 5015N 6245W
to Quebec near 5005N 6145W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5030N 5930W to 5030N
5920W to 5035N 5910W to Quebec near 5045N 5905W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5105N 5835W to 5110N 5820W
to Quebec near 5115N 5815W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5745W to 5120N 5745W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
Anticosti
Gulf - Port au Port
Northeast Gulf.
Open water except 8 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey ice
in some Quebec bays.

Northumberland Strait
Gulf - Magdalen
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
Pointe a Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Tadoussac to Pointe a Michel.
Ice free except open water along the coast.

Chaleur - Miscou.
Open water except 8 tenths of new ice in some bays.

Fundy
Grand Manan
Lurcher
Browns Bank
Georges Bank
Southwestern Shore
Lahave Bank
West Scotian Slope
Eastern Shore
Sable
East Scotian Slope
Laurentian Fan
Banquereau
Fourchu
Cabot Strait
Southwest Coast
Halifax Harbour and Approaches.
Ice free.

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