FICN18 CWIS 241345
Ice forecasts for the eastern waters of Newfoundland and Labrador
issued by Environment Canada at 10:00 a.m. EDT Tuesday 24 May 2022
for today tonight and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday.

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5146N 5617W to
Newfoundland near 5133N 5605W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5043N 5606W to
5030N 5330W to 5431N 5200W to 5803N 5715W then northeastward. Sea
ice north then west of the ice edge.

Strait of Belle Isle.
Bergy water except 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the northeastern section.

Belle Isle Bank.
Bergy water except 3 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the western section.

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

Lake Melville.
5 tenths rotten first-year ice except consolidated rotten first-year
ice in the eastern section.

Mid Labrador Coast.
7 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

South Labrador Sea.
Bergy water except 5 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the western and southern sections.

North Labrador Coast.
6 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths
first-year ice in the central section.

East Labrador Sea.
Bergy water.

South Coast
Southwestern Grand Banks
Southeastern Grand Banks.
Ice free.

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

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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