Ice Forecasts for East Newfoundland waters


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FICN18 CWIS 231345
Ice forecasts for the eastern waters of Newfoundland and Labrador
issued by Environment Canada at 10:00 a.m. EDT Saturday 23 June 2018
for today tonight and Sunday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 10:00 a.m. Sunday.

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5700W to
Newfoundland near 5120N 5640W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5100N 5550W to
5055N 5430W to 5355N 5345W to 5510N 5610W to 5540N 5830W to 5800N
5830W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Strait of Belle Isle.
Bergy water except 1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the extreme northeastern section.

Belle Isle Bank.
Bergy water.

South Labrador Coast.
1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 4 tenths
first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the northern section.

Lake Melville.
Open water.

Mid Labrador Coast.
Bergy water except 9 plus tenths first-year ice including a trace of
old ice along the coast.

South Labrador Sea.
Bergy water except 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in extreme northwestern section.

North Labrador Coast.
8 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

South Coast
Southwestern Grand Banks
Southeastern Grand Banks
East Coast
Northern Grand Banks
Funk Island Bank
Northeast Coast.
Bergy water.

East Labrador Sea
Tail of the Grand Banks
Flemish
Southeast Labrador Sea.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Contact ECAREG Canada via marine radio for routing advice. East
coast ice analysis charts can be copied on CFH Halifax at 2222 UTC
and 0001 UTC and on VCO Sydney at 1142 UTC and 2331 UTC.

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