Monday, 18 August 2008


They got out just in time. Resolute is freezing in behind them.(M) Its shortlived, thin new ice. The worst kind to a small boat.
The system centered above Ellesmere has swung down around to the behind the Berri. Winds should be W and SW. Storm warning to the south. Lancaster and Baffin should be OK. Ice in the center of Baffin is down to two small holdouts. (And lots of big bergs)

Credits to Environment Canada, Canadian Ice Service