West Baffin - northern half

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Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 October 2017

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6600N 6155W to 6605N
6115W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to 7025N 6425W to
7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of multi-year ice except 9
plus tenths of multi-year ice along Devon Island. Strong ice
pressure developing this evening northeast of Bylot Island and
continuing on Tuesday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

West Baffin - northern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

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