Ice Forecasts for Eastern and Northern Arctic


* NOTE: Corrected and/or amended bulletins are listed first *

 
FICN16 CWIS 181545
Ice forecasts for the Eastern and Northern Arctic issued by
Environment Canada at 11:00 a.m. EST Tuesday 18 December 2018 for
today tonight and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday.

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5910W to 5930N 5900W to 6040N 6000W to
6315N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

West Davis - northern half.
9 plus tenths first-year ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice
including a trace of multi-year ice in the western section.

West Davis - southern half.
9 plus tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths first-year ice
except 9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of multi-year
ice in the northwestern section.

East Davis - northern half.
9 tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths first-year ice in the
northern and western sections.

East Davis - southern half.
Bergy water except 8 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths
first-year ice in the northwestern section.

West Brevoort - northern half.
9 plus tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths first-year ice.

West Brevoort - southern half.
Ice pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice except 9
plus tenths grey-white ice in the western section. Strong ice
pressure in the pack ice today and easing overnight.

Central Brevoort - northern half.
6 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice in the western
section.

Central Brevoort - southern half.
Bergy water except 6 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white
ice in the northwestern section.

Northwest Labrador Sea.
Bergy water except 6 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white
ice in the western section.

McClure
Melville
Rae
Byam
Queens
Maclean
Barrow
Jones
Norwegian
Eureka
Clarence
Kane
Robeson
Admiralty
Lancaster
West Baffin
East Baffin
West Clyde
East Clyde
Cumberland
Frobisher Bay
Navy Board
Pond
East Brevoort
Fitzwilliam
Liddon
Griper
Ballantyne
Hazen
Wilkins
Gustaf
Hassel
Massey
Peary
South Sverdrup
North Sverdrup
Nansen
Greely
Alert.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Contact NORDREG Canada for routing advice and for copies of Arctic
ice analysis charts.

End

What we are doing

Date modified: