Ice Forecasts for East Newfoundland waters

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FICN18 CWIS 141446
Ice forecasts for the eastern waters of Newfoundland and Labrador
issued by Environment Canada at 10:00 a.m. EST Thursday 14 December
2017 for today tonight and Friday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 10:00 a.m. Friday.

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5135N 5535W to 5305N 5520W
to 5430N 5640W to 5600N 6025W to 5750N 6130W to 5955N 6320W to 6030N
6235W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Strait of Belle Isle - western half.
Open water except 5 tenths of new ice in some bays.

Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
South Labrador Sea.
Bergy water except 7 tenths of new ice along parts of the Labrador

Belle Isle Bank.
Bergy water.

South Labrador Coast
Mid Labrador Coast
North Labrador Coast.
Bergy water except 7 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice
along parts of the coast.

Lake Melville.
7 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice except 9 plus
tenths of grey-white ice in extreme western section.

South Coast
Southwestern Grand Banks
Southeastern Grand Banks
East Coast
Northern Grand Banks
Northeast Coast.
Ice free.

Funk Island Bank.
Bergy water.

East Labrador Sea
Tail of the Grand Banks
Southeast Labrador Sea.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Contact ECAREG Canada via marine radio for routing advice. East
coast ice analysis charts can be copied on CFH Halifax at 2222 UTC
and 0001 UTC and on VCO Sydney at 1142 UTC and 2331 UTC.


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