Barrow: Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 September 2014 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7345N 8250W to
Devon Island near 7430N 8505W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7550N 8400W to
Ellesmere Island near 7620N 8425W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Ellesmere Island near 7735N 7745W to
7745N 7425W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of old ice except 8 tenths of old ice in the southwestern