Ice Forecasts for East Newfoundland waters

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FICN18 CWIS 111445
Ice forecasts for the eastern waters of Newfoundland and Labrador
issued by Environment Canada at 10:00 a.m. EST Tuesday 11 December
2018 for today tonight and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday.

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4925N 5355W to 4930N
5410W to 4935N 5420W to 4945N 5435W to Newfoundland near 4950N
5540W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5625W to
5025N 5605W to 5130N 5515W to 5340N 5515W to 5630N 6020W to 5805N
6135W to 5800N 6015W then eastward. Sea ice west and north of the
ice edge.

Strait of Belle Isle
South Labrador Coast
Mid Labrador Coast
North Labrador Coast - Saglek and south.
Bergy water except 5 tenths new ice including 1 tenth grey ice along
parts of the coast.

Belle Isle Bank
South Labrador Sea.
Bergy water.

Lake Melville.
8 tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice except
consolidated grey-white ice near Goose Bay.

North Labrador Coast - north of Saglek.
Bergy water except 4 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white
ice in the northern section and along parts of the coast.

South Coast
Southwestern Grand Banks
Southeastern Grand Banks
East Coast
Northern Grand Banks
Funk Island Bank.
Ice free.

Northeast Coast.
Ice free except 2 tenths new ice in a few bays.

East Labrador Sea
Tail of the Grand Banks
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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