Rae: Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 September 2014 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7345N 8250W to
Devon Island near 7425N 8735W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7530N 8550W to
Ellesmere Island near 7620N 8735W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Ellesmere Island near 7625N 7825W to
7615N 7650W to 7655N 7455W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 7
tenths of old ice in southwestern sections.