Barrow: Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 September 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7345N 8455W to
7400N 8510W 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 7640N 7750W to
7745N 7430W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of old ice except 7 tenths of old ice in the southwestern