Ice Forecasts for the Gulf of St. Lawrence


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FICN17 CWIS 131445
Ice forecasts for the Gulf of St. Lawrence issued by Environment
Canada at 10:00 a.m. EST Wednesday 13 December 2017 for today
tonight and Thursday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 10:00 a.m. Thursday.

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6250W to 5015N 6245W
to 5000N 6145W to 5005N 5945W to 5100N 5835W to 5120N 5735W to 5055N
5710W to 5045N 5725W to 4950N 5755W to Newfoundland near 4945N
5755W. Sea ice north and east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5005N 6625W to 5005N
6610W to Quebec near 5015N 6550W. Sea ice to the north of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4910N 6505W to 4925N 6600W
to 4830N 6845W to 4840N 6855W to Quebec near 4920N 6725W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4705N 6455W to
4755N 6420W to 4845N 6405W to Quebec near 4850N 6415W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
Pointe a Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Tadoussac to Pointe a Michel.
Open water except 4 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

Anticosti
Gulf - Port au Port
Northeast Gulf.
Open water except 8 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey ice
in some bays.

Northumberland Strait
Gulf - Magdalen.
Ice free except open water along the coast.

Chaleur - Miscou.
Open water except 8 tenths of new ice in some bays.

Fundy
Grand Manan
Lurcher
Browns Bank
Georges Bank
Southwestern Shore
Lahave Bank
West Scotian Slope
Eastern Shore
Sable
East Scotian Slope
Laurentian Fan
Banquereau
Fourchu
Cabot Strait
Southwest Coast
Halifax Harbour and Approaches.
Ice free.

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