Ice Forecasts Eastern and Northern Arctic

FICN16 CWIS 171546
Ice forecasts for the Eastern and Northern Arctic issued by
Environment Canada at 11:00 a.m. EST Wednesday 17 January 2018 for
today tonight and Thursday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 11:00 a.m. Thursday.

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5720W to 6020N 5845W to 6230N 5730W
then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

West Davis - northern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

West Davis - southern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice
including a trace of old ice in the extreme northern section.

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.
3 tenths grey-white ice including 1 tenth first-year ice except 8
tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths first-year ice in the
northwestern section.

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

Northwest Labrador Sea - western half.
5 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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