Ice Forecasts for Hudson and Foxe

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FICN15 CWIS 181445
Ice forecasts for Hudson and Foxe issued by Environment Canada at
11:00 a.m. EDT Tuesday 18 September 2018 for today tonight and
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday.

Ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6835N 8120W to 6730N 7935W to
6645N 7655W to Baffin Island near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north and
east of the ice edge.

James Bay
Puvirnituq - southern half
West Foxe
Coats - northern half
South-central Hudson
South Hudson
Roes Welcome.
Ice free.

Puvirnituq - northern half
Coats - southern half.
Bergy water.

Igloolik - northern half.
Special ice warning in effect.
1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus
tenths first-year ice including 1 tenth old ice in Fury and Hecla
Strait. Difficult ice conditions in western Fury and Hecla Strait
today continuing Wednesday.

Igloolik - southern half.
Open water except 1 tenth first-year ice in the northeastern

East Foxe.
Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the central section.

Prince Charles.
1 tenth first-year ice except 6 tenths first-year ice along parts of
the coasts northeast of Prince Charles Island.

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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