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Pacific Maritime Co. Ltd., Nikolaev, Ukraine
phones  : +380512500-401/-402/-404          
fax     : +380512500-403
e-mail  : pacificm@agent.mk.ua 
web-site: www.pacific.com.ua                (24 hrs watch)
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Recent years' ice campaign period statistics asf:

  Y2003-2004: 21 Feb - 01 Mar
  Y2004-2005: 06 Feb - 25 Feb
  Y2005-2006: 20 Jan - 16 Mar
  Y2006-2007: no ice campaign
  Y2007-2008: 05 Jan - 26 Feb
  Y2008-2009: 04 Jan - 02 Feb
  Y2009-2010: 23 Dec - 09 Mar
  Y2010-2011: 27 Jan - 09 Mar
  Y2011-2012: 28 Jan - 23 Mar
  Y2012-2013: 24 Dec - 24 Jan
  Y2013-2014: 26 Jan - 25 Feb
  Y2014-2015: 01 Jan - 28 Jan
  Y2015-2016: 05 Jan - 15 Feb
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ICE CAMPAIGN was CANCELLED in the approaching river channel
nd all ports of Nikolaev Area, as of Mar 04, 2017 00:00 lt.

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+++++2017++++++2017++++++2017+++++++++++++++++++++
ICE CAMPAIGN was declared in the approaching river channel
and ports of Nikolaev Area, including Dneprobugsky, as of
January 06, 2017 00:00 lt.

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Mar 03 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 6 - 8 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 6 C
visibility               : 3 - 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      -         -   ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      -         -   ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      -         -   ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      3      5-10   in some areas floating ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      3      5-10   in some areas floating ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      2      5-10   in some areas floating ice 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      6      5-10   easy passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8     10-15   easy passable ice cake   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Mar 02 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5 C
visibility               : 0.2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      -         -   ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      -         -   ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      -         -   ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      3      5-10   easy passable
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      4        10   easy passable
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      4        10   easy passable 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8      5-10   easy passable 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      9     10-15   easy passable   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Mar 01 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E-SE
wind speed               : 3-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3,2 / +8,8 C
visibility               : 4-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   channel is ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   channel is ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   channel is ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   channel is ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      2     10-15   channel is ice free, some floating ice over the channel edge
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      4     10-15   channel is ice free, some floating ice over the channel edge
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5     10-15   channel is ice free, some floating ice over the channel edge
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      5     10-15   channel is ice free, some floating ice over the channel edge
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      3     10-15   channel is ice free, some floating ice over the channel edge
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      4        10   easy passable ice cake, somewhere is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10      5-10   easy passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      9     10-15   easy passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 28 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S-SW
wind speed               : 4-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: +2+4 C
visibility               : 1-3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   channel is ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   channel is ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   channel is ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   channel is ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      2     10-15   channel is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      4     10-15   channel is ice free, floating ice
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5     10-15   channel is ice free, floating ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      5     10-15   channel is ice free, floating ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      3     10-15   channel is ice free, floating ice 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      4        10   easy passable ice cake, somewhere is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10      5-10   easy passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     15-25   medium passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 27 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3.8 C
visibility               : 80 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      -         -   ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      4     10-15   channel ice free, floating ice
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5     10-15   channel ice free, floating ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      6     10-15   channel ice free, floating ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      7     15-20   easy passable ice cake, ice free in some areas
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      8        10   easy passable ice cake, ice free in some areas
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9     10-15   easy passable ice cake, channel ice free  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      9     10-15   medium passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 26 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 6-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 40-80 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      3        10   easy passable ice cake 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      3        10   easy passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      2        10   easy passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      -         -   ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      4     10-15   easy passable ice 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5     10-15   easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      6     10-15   easy passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      7     15-20   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      8     15-20   easy passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     15-20   easy passable ice cake   
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8     10-15   easy passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 25 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 8-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 5 C
visibility               : 4nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      5     10-15   ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5        15   easy passable ice 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5     10-15   medium passable ice 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10        15   medium passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10        15   medium passable ice  
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      8     20-25   medium passable ice   
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     15-20   easy passable ice cake   
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     10-15   easy passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 24 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S-SE
wind speed               : 3-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: +8.8 / +4,7 C
visibility               : 5-8 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   channel ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   channel ice free 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   channel ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8        10   from buoy 31 till buoy 25 - ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     10        10   from buoy 37 - floes, ice cake, medium passable ice
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      6     10-25   easy passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5     15-25   medium passable ice cake 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     15-25   medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      6     15-25   medium passable ice cake   
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      8     20-25   medium passable ice cake   
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     15-20   easy passable ice cake   
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8     15-25   easy passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 23 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 2-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: +7 C
visibility               : 3-6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      3        15   ice cake 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   channel ice free 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   channel ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   channel ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8     15-30   medium passable ice floes, shearing to NE
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      6     15-25   channel ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     25-30   channel ice free 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     25-30   medium passable ice, shearing to NE
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8     20-25   easy passable ice cake   
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     20-25   easy passable ice cake   
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     20-25   medium passable ice cake, shearing to NE   
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     15-25   easy passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 22 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      6        15   small floes, shearing to SW 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6        15   small floes, shearing to SW 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      9        15   small floes, shearing to SW 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      9        15   small floes, shearing to SW  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8     20-25   medium passable ice floes, shearing to NE, hummocks 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      6     15-25   medium passable ice floes, shearing to NE
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     25-30   hardly passable ice, shearing to NE, hummocks 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     25-30   hardly passable ice, shearing to NE, hummocks, rafted ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8     20-25   easy passable ice cake   
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     20-25   easy passable ice cake   
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     20-25   easy passable ice cake    
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     15-25   easy passable ice cake    
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 21 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S-SW
wind speed               : 2-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3 C
visibility               : 3-5 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      6        15   small floes, shearing to SW 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6        15   small floes, shearing to SW 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      9        15   small floes, shearing to SW 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      9        15   small floes, shearing to SW  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      6     10-25   small floes, shearing to SW 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5     10-25   medium passable ice 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     25-30   medium passable ice 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     15-20   medium passable ice 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     15-20   medium passable ice   
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     20-25   medium passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 20 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 2-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: +4.7 / +2.2 C
visibility               : 2-6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      8        15   ice cake, open water  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8        15   ice cake, shearing to West 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8        15   medium passable ice, separate floes, shearing to West
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5     10-25   medium passable ice, separate floes  
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     25-30   medium passable  
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     10-20   medium passable  
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     20-25   medium passable  
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     20-25   medium passable  
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     20-30   medium passable  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 19 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 2-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5 / +1 C
visibility               : 3 - 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      9     20-30   rafted ice cake, medium passable ice
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     10     25-30   hardly passable, compacting, ice floes  
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     25-30   hardly passable, compacting, ice floes  
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      9     20-25   medium passable  
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      9     20-25   medium passable  
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     20-30   medium passable  
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     20-30   medium passable  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 18 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1 C
visibility               : 4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      -         -   ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      3     25-30   ice free, hardly passable ice floes from buoy #43
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     10     25-30   ice floes, ice blockages 25-30 cm  
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     25-30   ice floes, ice blockages 25-30 cm  
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     25-30   ice floes, ice blockages 25-30 cm  
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     25-30   medium passable  
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable  
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 17 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: 1 C
visibility               : 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8        15   easy passable small ice floes
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8     15-20   easy passable small ice floes
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     10-30   medium passable  
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9     10-30   medium passable  
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      9     15-20   medium passable  
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8     15-20   medium passable  
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable  
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 16 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NNW
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 5-7 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      -         -   ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8        15   sludge ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     10     15-20   easy passable small ice floes
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     10-30   medium passable ice cake 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     10-30   hardly passable compact ice floes
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     15-20   medium passable ice cake 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     15-20   medium passable ice cake 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 15 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 15 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      -         -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      6     20-30   easy passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      6     20-30   easy passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8     10-30   hardly passable, shearing to SE
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     10-30   medium passable, shearing to SE
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      8     10-30   medium passable
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     20-30   medium passable
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     25-30   medium passable
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 14 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NNW
wind speed               : 6-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3.5 / -8 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6        10   easy passable ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     10        20   easy passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     10        20   easy passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     10        20   easy passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     10-15   ice free in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9     20-30   ice free in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     20-30   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 13 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NNW
wind speed               : 4-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1,4 / -5,2 C
visibility               : 4-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      -         -   ice free 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      8        10   broken ice
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     10        20   broken ice, ice isthmuses
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     10        20   ice floes, shearing to the S
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8     10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 12 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 6-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -4 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      8         2   young ice 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      9        15   ice floe, shearing to the W, compacting
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     10        20   broken ice
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      5        15   ice floes
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     10        20   broken ice, compacting, hummocks
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 11 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -11 C
visibility               : 3-7 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO               grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      2         5   small floe, ice floes shearing to West
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6         5   Shuga, broken ice shearing to West
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     10         5   Broken ice
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8        20   small floe shearing to West
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     10     30-40   pressed broken ice, compacting
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8     20-30   medium passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     10     20-30   medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      9     25-30   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     10     25-30   medium passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 10 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NNE
wind speed               : 7-11 m/s
air temperature day/night: -4.5/-12 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     5          5   ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     10     15-20   medium passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8     15-20   medium passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      9     20-30   hardly passable compacted ice in the channel, 
                                          hummocks & ice isthmus up to 50 cm
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      25-30   hardly passable compacted ice in the channel, 
                                          ice isthmus up to 40 cm
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     9      25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     9      25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      25-30   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      25-30   medium passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      25-30   medium passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      25-30   medium passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 09 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 12-14 m/s
air temperature day/night: -4/-7 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     7         15   easy passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     2         20   ice, ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10         20   hardly passable close floating ice, shifting to the W
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10         20   hardly passable ice, ice isthmuses up to 50 cm
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable small ice floes in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 08 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 14 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3,5/-5,7 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     8         15   ice free up to buoy #12. Small ice floes, shearing to W, buoys under ice
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     8         15   small ice floes, buoys under small ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     5         15   small ice floes, shearing to the W
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     8         20   channel is ice free up to buoy #31. Medium passable small ice floes, shearing to the W
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10         20   hardly passable close floating ice, ice fields shifting to the W, ice hummocks and isthmuses up to 40 cm
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10         20   close floating ice of extremely hard passability, ice isthmuses up to 50 cm
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     9      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 07 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 8 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1/-2 C
visibility               : 10-12 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8-9      15-20   easy passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   hardly passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     9      15-20   medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 06 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1 C
visibility               : 2-5 	cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      15-20   easy passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 05 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 2-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   compacting, medium passable ice floes
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   medium passable, shearing to NW
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable, shearing to NW
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 04 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SSE
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5/+1C
visibility               : 1-2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     2         15   open water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     9      15-20   compacting, medium passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     9      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 03 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E-SE
wind speed               : 2-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: -4/-6 C
visibility               : 2-4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     2         15   open water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     2         15   open water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      25-30   from buoy #35 ice cake, compacting, hummock up to 30 cm
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 02 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1 C
visibility               : 60 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     -          -   ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   from buoy #35 ice cake, medium passable, shuga
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 01, 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -10 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10        1-2   young ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   medium passable ice floes, somewhere hummock up to 30 cm
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10         15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   easy passable ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 31 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 2-3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -10 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     7         15   ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     8         10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10         15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10         15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10         15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10         15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10         15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 30 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 2-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3.5...-11 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    10         15   medium passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10          5   ice floes, young ice, shearing to SW
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   consolidated compressed medium passable ice for seagoing vessels,
                                          ice isthmus from buoy # 33 to buoy # 35
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 29 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 2-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: -4.8-4.2 C
visibility               : 3-6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     6         10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     8         10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10         20   consolidated compressed medium passable ice for seagoing vessels
                                           ice isthmus from buoy # 33 to buoy # 35
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 28 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N-NW
wind speed               : 4-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: -5-7 C
visibility               : 30 kbt
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     8         10   easy passable open water in the channel
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     6         10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10         10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10         20   consolidated compressed ice, heavy passable
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   medium passable compressed ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable compressed small floes in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      15-20   medium passable ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 27 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -10 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     5         10   ice free till buoy #20, ice cake, shearing to S
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     8      10-15   medium passable ice cake, ice compression
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   ice floe, shearing to S, heavy ice compression, ice isthmus up to 40 cm
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     8      15-20   medium passable compacted ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E     9      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   medium passable pressed ice cake 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 26 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 10-15 m/s
air temperature day/night: -6 / 0 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     5         10   ice free till buoy #20, easy passable ice cake in the channel, shearing to S
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     8         10   medium passable ice cake in the channel, compacting
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   hardly passable very compacted ice, humocking up to 40 cm
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   medium passable pressed ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   medium passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   medium passable pressed ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 25 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -6 / 0 C
visibility               : 50 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     -          -   ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     6         10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 24 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE-NE
wind speed               : 3-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1 / 0 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     3      10	  easy passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     6      10      easy passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     8      10-15   easy passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     8      10-15   easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     9      10-15   easy passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake, slight compression
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   medium passable compacted ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 23 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night:  1 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     6      10-15	  ice cake from buoy 16
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     8      10      ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     8      10      ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     8      10-15   easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     9      10-15   easy passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 22 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W-NW
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1 C
visibility               : 20-30 cbls nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -          -   ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     9         10	  medium passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     8      10-15   easy passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E     8      10-15   easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E     8      10-15   easy passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 21 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -7 C
visibility               : 4-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -        -     ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     -        - 	  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    10      15-20	  medium passable
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10      15-20   medium passable 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   medium passable
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10-15   easy passable
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   easy passable
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   easy passable
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 20 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NNE
wind speed               : 2-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: -5 / -8 C
visibility               : 3-6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     8      10      separate ice floes, hummocked ice isthmus
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     10     10      shuga, ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     10     10      drifting ice floes, shearing, buoys submerge 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     10     10-15   drifting ice floes, shearing, compacting 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     7 	  10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable compressed ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   medium passable compressed ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    9       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    9       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 19 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 10-13 m/s
air temperature day/night: -5 / -8 C
visibility               : 4-6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     8      10-15   separate ice floes, shearing to S
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     8      10-15   compressed ice, difficult passability, compacting
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E     6      10-15   ice cake, somewhere is ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E     8      15-20   easy passable ice cake, somewhere is ice free 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     7 	  10-15   channel is ice free, beyond channel edge is ice cake and shearing to SW 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   solid ice, medium passability, shearing to SW
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   ice cake, medium passability, crusted ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   compressed ice, difficult passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   compressed crusted ice, medium passability 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   compressed crusted ice, medium passability 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   compressed crusted ice, medium passability 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 18 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 50 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E     -          -   ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E     8         10   separate ice floes, shearing to S
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    10         10   ice shuga, ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10         10   drifting ice floes, shearing, buoys under ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   drifting ice floes, shearing, compacting 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E     7 	  10-15   channel ice free 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable pressed ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   medium passable pressed ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E     9      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E     9      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 17 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N-NE
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -5 C
visibility               : 20-30 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    7       10      clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    9       10-15   open ice fields
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 16 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 4-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 / - 4 C
visibility               : 4-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E     8      10-15   easy passability
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10      10-15   medium passable ice fields
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   medium passability 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      medium passability, ice shifting SE
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15      easy passability
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10      easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   easy passable ice, ice shifting NW
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 15 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SSE
wind speed               : 2-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: -5,5/-2,0 C
visibility               : 2-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10      10-15   medium passable ice fields, in some areas difficult passable,
					  shifting northbound
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   medium passable ice fields, in some areas difficult passable,
					  shifting northbound
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      difficult passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 14 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SSE
wind speed               : 12-14 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1 C / 0 C
visibility               : 4-9 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10      10-15   medium passable ice fields, in some areas difficult passable,
					  shifting northbound
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   medium passable ice fields, in some areas difficult passable,
					  shifting northbound
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      difficult passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 13 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : WSW
wind speed               : 4-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 20 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    8       15      ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake, in some areas difficult passabile
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E            10      medium passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      10      medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    9       10      medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      easy passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      easy passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10      easy passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 12 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 7-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 20 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    9       10-15   medium passable ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    7-9     10-15   medium passable ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      15-20   medium passable ice cake
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      10-15   medium passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 11 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 4-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: -9-10 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    5       10-15   easy passable ice
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    10      15      easy passable ice
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    10      15      easy passable ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      15-20   medium passable ice
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      easy passable ice
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      easy passable ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15      brash ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      10      brash ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      easy passable ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      easy passable ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      5       easy passable ice cake
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 10 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 5-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: -6-9 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    5       5-10    young easy passable ice in the channel
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    7       5-10    young easy passable ice in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   rafting of consolidated medium passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   rafting of consolidated medium passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      5       young easy passable ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 09 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -9 C
visibility               : 2-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    5       5-10    young easy passable ice in the channel
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    7       5-10    young easy passable ice in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   rafting of consolidated medium passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   rafting of consolidated medium passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      5       young easy passable ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 08 2017 / 1600 lt
wind direction           : W-NNE
wind speed               : 1-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: -11 C
visibility               : 0.5-3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    5       5-10    young easy passable ice in the channel
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    7       5-10    young easy passable ice in the channel
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    10      15-20   rafting of consolidated medium passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    10      15-20   rafting of consolidated medium passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    10      10      young easy passable ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      5       young easy passable ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 07 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N-NW
wind speed               : 12-17 m/s
air temperature day/night: -10/-12 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    7       5-7     clear water 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    8       5-7     easy passable ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    5-7     3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    9-10    3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    8       3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    9-10    3-5     clear water
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    -         -     clear water
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    8       3-5     clear water
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    9       3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 06 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 3-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: -2/-7 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -         -     clear water 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    8       3-5     clear water, ice out of edge
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    5-7     3-5     clear water, ice out of edge
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    9-10    3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    9-10    3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    9-10    3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    5       3-5     clear water
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    6       3-5     clear water
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    10      3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 05 2017 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 7-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1 C
visibility               : 3-5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -         -     clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -         -     clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -         -     clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -         -     clear water 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    5       3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    5       3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    5       3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E  5-7       5-7     easy passable ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    -         -     clear water
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    -         -     clear water
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    5       5-7     easy passable ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E 8-10       3-5     easy passable ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------



+++++++2016++++++++++++++2016+++++++++2016
==========================================================
ICE CAMPAIGN was declared in the approaching river channel
and ports of Nikolaev Area, including Dneprobugsky, as of
January 05, 2016 00:00 lt.
==========================================================
ICE CAMPAIGN was CANCELLED in the approaching river channel
nd all ports of Nikolaev Area, as of Feb 15, 2016 12:00 lt.

==========================================================

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 14 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 10-15 m/s
air temperature day/night: +8.5 C
visibility               : 30-50 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -         ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -       -         ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -       -         ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -       -         ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   3       3-5       separate floes somewhere, ice free in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   3       3-5       separate floes somewhere, ice free in the channel 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5      to 10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   5      to 10      easy passable ice cake in the channel, compating floes somewhere
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   3      to 10      easy passable ice cake in the channel, compating floes somewhere
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   5       5-10      easy passable ice cake in the channel, compating floes somewhere
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   6       5-10      easy passable ice cake in the channel  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   2       1         separate floes somewhere, ice free in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 13 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 2 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5 C
visibility               : 8 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -         ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -       -         ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -       -         ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -       -         ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   3       3-5       ice free in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   3       3-5       ice free in the channel 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5       5-10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   5       5-10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   3      up to 10   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   5       5-10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   6       5-10      easy passable ice cake in the channel  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   2       1         easy passable ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
--------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 12 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: +4 C
visibility               : 50 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -         ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -       -         ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -       -         ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -       -         ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   1       3-5       ice free in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   1       3-5       ice free in the channel 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5      up to 10   easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   5      up to 10   easy passable drifting ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   3      up to 10   ice free in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   8      10-15      medium passable ice floes in the channel   
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8      10-20      ice cake in the channel,separate medium passable ice floes  
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   5      up to 10   ice free in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
--------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 11 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 14-16 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3.6 C
visibility               : 40-60 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -         ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -       -         ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -       -         ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -       -         ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   9       3-5       easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   9       3-5       easy passable ice floes in the channel 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10      up to 10  easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10      3-5       easy passable ice floes in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   9       3-5       easy passable young ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10      up to 10  ice cake in the channel,separate medium passable ice floes  
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10      5         easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   3       up to 10  easy passable ice floes in the channel, somewhere is ice free   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 10 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 5-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3.6 C
visibility               : 50-/80 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -         ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -       -         ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -       -         ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -       -         ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   9       3-5       easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   9       3-5       easy passable ice floes in the channel 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10      up to 10  easy passable ice cake
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10      3-5       easy passable ice floes in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   9       3-5       easy passable young ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10      up to 10  ice cake in the channel,separate medium passable ice floes  
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10      5         easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   3       up to 10  easy passable ice floes in the channel, somewhere is ice free   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
--------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 09 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E-SE
wind speed               : 5-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: +4/-2 C
visibility               : 80-90 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -          ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   3-4     5          easy passable ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -       -          ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   6-8     5-10       ice from buoy #22 to buoy #25,further is ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   9       up to 15   easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   9       5-10       easy passable ice cake in the channel                                       7. 7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10      5-7        easy passable small floe
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   7       5-10       easy passable small floe in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   9       5-7        easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10      20-25      medium passable compressed ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10      5-10       easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   9       up to 5    easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
--------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 08 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 3-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 1.3 C
visibility               : 80 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -        -       ice free    
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6        5-10    somewhere is ice free in the channel, young ice cake 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       5-7     young ice                                          
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       5-7     young ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       3-5     easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       3-5     easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9      10-20     medium passable compressed ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8      10-15     easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   7      10-15     easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
--------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 07 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N/NW
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 2 C
visibility               : 80 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   5        5       ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   5        5       ice cake    
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   -        -       ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6        10-15   the channel is ice free                                          
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   6        10      the channel is ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   6        10      the channel is ice free
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   7        10      the channel is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
--------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 06 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N/NW
wind speed               : 8-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 3.5...+0.5 C
visibility               : 30-40 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10       5       broken ice, ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10       5       broken ice, ice floes     
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   5        10-15   ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6        10-15   ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice,
                                          somewhere is ice free   
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   6        10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   6        10      ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   7        10      ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice, 
                                          somewhere is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
---------------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 05 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 1.3 C
visibility               : 80 cbls 
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   8-10     15      ice floes passing
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10	  15      ice floes passing,shearing to SE     
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8        15-20   ice floes in the channel,medium passable ice,
                                          somewhere are ice isthmus   
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6-7      10-15   ice floes in the channel,medium passable ice,
                                          somewhere is ice free   
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   6-7      10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   6-7      10      ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   6-7      10      ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6-7      10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 04 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE-ENE
wind speed               : 4-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 6 C
visibility               : 10-20 cbls (fog)
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   7 	  20      ice floes passing,shearing to NW     
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   ice floes in the channel,hardly passable ice,
                                          somewhere are ice isthmus   
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8        10-15   ice floes in the channel,medium passable ice,
                                          somewhere is ice free   
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8        10      ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8        10      ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10-15   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 03 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 3.5 C
visibility               : 5 cbls (fog)
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       open floating ice
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       open floating ice, ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   - 	  -       open floating ice     
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8        10-15   ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice,
                                          somewhere is ice free   
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8        10-15   ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice,
                                          somewhere is ice free   
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   8        10-15   ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8        10-15   ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   6        10-15   ice floes in the channel,easy passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 02 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 2 C
visibility               : 60 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        30      ice free, from buoy #13 to buoy #15 ice floe
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   - 	  20      ice floes passing,shearing from buoy #25 to buoy #33     
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   8        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   6        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel   
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 01 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 8-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 5-2.5 C
visibility               : 20-40 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10 	  15-20   from buoy #22 to buoy #23 ice floe,from buoy #23 to buoy #25 ice free, 
					  from buoy #25 to buoy #31 ice floe, shearing to NW   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15      ice floes, shearing to N
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable small floe in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 31 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 2,8 C
visibility               : 30 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   9 	  20      from buoy #31 to buoy #25 small floes, ice floes, shifting to the North,
                                          further on - ice free   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8        10-15   medium passable ice in the channel, shifting to the North
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8        10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 30 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 4-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 2 C
visibility               : 50-80 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   9 	  20      from buoy #31 to buoy #25 small floes, ice floes, shifting to the North,
                                          further on - ice free   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       20      small floes, ice floes, shifting to the North
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       15-20   easy passable small floes in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       20-25   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 29 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 8-9 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 4-6 C
visibility               : 40 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   - 	  -       ice floes  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       20-25   medium passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       20-25   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 28 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1,4 C
visibility               : 80 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   3        10      ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   9 	  15      ice floes  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 27 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE/E
wind speed               : 3-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: -2.5/-5 C
visibility               : 20-30 cbls
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10 	  15      small floes  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 26 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 10-15
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10 	  15      small floes  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 25 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 3-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: -13 C
visibility               : 30-60
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10 	  10-20   from buoy #25 small floe   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel,shuga concentration from buoy #27 to #37
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       15-20   easy passable ice cake in the channel  
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 24 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -13 C
visibility               : 50
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -       from buoy #12 hardly passable ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -       easy passable ice cake 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -  	  -       ice shuga
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       20-30   ice ´┐Żompacting and rafting, medium passable
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       8-10    medium passable consolidated ice cake in the channel, shearing to SE
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       8-10    medium passable consolidated ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       8-10    medium passable consolidated ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10-20   medium passable rafted ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15-20   medium passable ice cake in the channel, compacting
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     up to 15  easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       5-10    easy passable ice cake in the channel 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 23 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W-NW
wind speed               : 8 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1 C
visibility               : 30
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow / concentration / thickness / remarks
       
#. LA/LO                grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -        -      ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -        -      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   3-5      10-15   ice cake, shearing   
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10       10-15   ice cake, shearing to S 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   hardly passable ice, ´┐Żompacting, shearing to S 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       10-15   medium passable consolidated ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10-15   medium passable consolidated ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10-15   medium passable consolidated ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10-15   medium passable rafted ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15-20   medium passable rafted ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       5-10    easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       5-10    easy passable ice cake in the channel 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 22 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N-NW
wind speed               : 5-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: -7 -10 C
visibility               : 40-80
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -        -      ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    6       8-10    easy passable
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    6       8-10    ice cake  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    6       8-10    ice cake 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       15-20   hardly passable ice,ice motion to the south
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       3-5     young pancake ice, easy passable
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       3-5     ice formation, young ice floes
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10      medium passable ice 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 21 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 5-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1,5 C
visibility               : 70-90
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -        -      ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -        -      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -        -      ice free  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -        -      ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       3-5     easy passable ice cake in the channel 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       3-5     easy passable young pancake ice
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       3-5     ice formation, young ice floes
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       5       easy passable ice cake in the channel,
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10      easy passable ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       15      medium passable ice, thickness of ice up to 30 cm in ice isthmus 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 20 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 15 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 20
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -        -      ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -        -      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -        -      ice free  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -        -      ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6        2-5     easy passable ice in the channel 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       2-5     ice rind, massive ice forming
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       2-5     ice rind, massive ice forming
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       2-5     ice rind, massive ice forming
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8        10      medium passable ice in the channel, shearing to SE
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10      medium passable ice in the channel, shearing to SE
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       2       easy passable young pancake ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       2       easy passable young pancake ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 18 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 15 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3 C
visibility               : 20
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -        -      ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    -        -      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    -        -      ice free  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -        -      ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    -        -      ice free 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   5        5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5        5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8        5-8     easy passable ice floes in the channel,somewhere is ice free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   5        5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8        5-8     easy passable ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   2-3      5-8     ice free 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 17 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N-NW
wind speed               : 8-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: +0.8/+1.5 C
visibility               : 30-50
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -        -      ice free  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   2        5-8     ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   7-8      5-8     ice cake  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -        -      ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    -        -      ice free 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   5        5-8     small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5        5-8     small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8        5-8     easy passable ice floes in the channel, somewhere ice free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   5        5-8     easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       5-8     medium passable ice floes in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8        8-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   2-3      5-8     ice free 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 16 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E-SE
wind speed               : 10-12 m/s
air temperature day/night: +2.7/+2.5 C
visibility               : 70-80
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   3        5-8     ice cake  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   7-8      5-8     drifting ice small floes, shearing to W
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   7-8      5-8     Small floe  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   5        5-8     Small floe, shearing to W
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   7-8      3-8     small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free, shearing to W
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   1-2      8       small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free, shearing to W 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5-8      8       small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free, shearing to W 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   5-8      8-10    easy passable ice floes in the channel, somewhere ice free, shearing to W
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   5        8-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   6-8      8-10    medium passable ice floes in the channel, shearing to W
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   9-10     8-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, shearing to NW
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   2-3      3-8     channel ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 15 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W-NW
wind speed               : 5-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5.2/+0.5 C
visibility               : 50
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   8        5-10    Small floe, rafting in some areas  
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   5        5-10    Small floe  
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   8        5-10    Small floe  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   8        5-10    Small floe 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   5        5-10    Small floe
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   6        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   8        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   5        5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 14 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : ESE
wind speed               : 1-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3 C
visibility               : 50
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -      open water, separately floating ice
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -      open water, separately floating ice
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -        -      moving ice floes, ice isthmus in some areas
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6       5-10    channel is ice-free, rotten ice floes
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6-8     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5-6     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8-9     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free,
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   2       5-10    channel is ice-free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   3       5-10    channel is ice-free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 13 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SSW
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5 C
visibility               : 60
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -        -      ice free, 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6       5-10    channel ice-free, big floes of rotten ice
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6-8     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5-6     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8-9     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free,
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   2       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 12 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 10-12 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1 C
visibility               : 8
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   5       10-15   from buoy #3 open floating ice cake, easy passable 
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   5       10-15   open floating ice cake, easy passable 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   5       10-15   open floating ice cake, easy passable 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10      15-20   buoy ##22-25 shuga, hard passability, 
					 from buoy #25 open floating small ice cake, easy passable          
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   1-2     5-10    channel ice-free, big floes of rotten ice
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6-8     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, shearing to SW
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   5-6     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8-9     5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free,
					 shearing to SW 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   2       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 11 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 6-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1,7/+1,6 C
visibility               : 10-20
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   2        5      open water carry out to sea 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   -        -      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   -        -      ice free                                               
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   7       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   9       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   7       5-10    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 10 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W-NW
wind speed               : 1-3 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3/-1 C
visibility               : 40-70
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -        -       ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   -        -	  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   5        5       partly ice free, partly compact ice 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   5        5       ice floe and hardly passable ice next to buoy # 27-29,
                                          further on is easy passable ice     
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8        5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   9        5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9        5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   9        5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel, somewhere is ice-free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6        5-15    easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 09 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 5-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1/-3 C
visibility               : 70
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -       -       ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   10       15	  ice cake from buoy #12  
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10       15      ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10       15      ice floe, compacting   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       10-15   shearing to the east SE
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       10-15   shearing to the east SE
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10-15   shearing to the east SE
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10-15   shearing to the east SE, compacting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8        10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channe, ice-free somewhere
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9        10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channe, ice-free somewhere
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   9        10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channe, ice-free somewhere
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6        10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 08 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: +5 C
visibility               : 3, dense fog
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO             grade     (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E    -       -       ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   10       15	  ice cake from buoy #12  
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10       15      ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10       15      ice floe, compacting   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       10-20   ice floes in the channel, rafting, shearing to the east
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       10-20   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       10-20   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10      easy passable small ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8        10      easy passable small ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9-10     10-15   medium passable small ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8-9      10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   5        10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 07 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 6-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: -1,2 C
visibility               : 5, dense fog
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   -       -       ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   8       10      hardly passable compacted ice,ice motion to the West 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   8       10      ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   8       10      hardly passable compacted ice,ice motion to the west  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8       10      hardly passable compacted ice,ice motion to the west  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   9       10-15   medium passable compacted ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   9       10-15   medium passable compacted ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10      10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   9       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   8       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   7       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 06 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 2-3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -5,8 C
visibility               : 30-40
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E   10       10-15   large ice cake
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   10       10-15   hardly passable compacted ice,ice motion to the West 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    5        10     large ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        15     hardly passable compacted ice,ice motion to the west  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10       10-15   easy passable ice from buoy #43 to buoy #39, further on ice floes 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10       20-40   ice hummocking, hardly passable ice,ice motion to the West
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10       20-40   ice hummocking, hardly passable ice,ice motion to the West
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       10-15   easy passable small ice cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 05 2016 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 7-12 m/s
air temperature day/night: -9 C
visibility               : 30-40
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    5        10     easy passable small floe on green edge
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    -         -     clear water 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        15     unbroken ice from buoy 31, ice sharing to S
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10      5-10     ice cake in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10      5-10     ice cake in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10        10     ice hummocking, rafting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10      5-10     ice hummocking, ice sharing to S
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10        10     easy passable small cake in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10      5-10     easy passable small cake in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10         5     easy passable small cake in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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traffic in channel with ice convoys only
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Previous years 2012-2016
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ICE CAMPAIGN was CANCELLED in the approaching river channel
and all ports of Nikolaev Area, as of January 28, 2015 00:00 lt.
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ICE CAMPAIGN was declared in the approaching river channel
and ports of Nikolaev Area, including Dneprobugsky, as of
January 01, 2015 00:00 lt.

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 27 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW-S
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1.7 C
visibility               : 5-20 kbt
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                    ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E                    ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E                    ice free                         
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E                    ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   5      10  	  ice cake in the channel, easy passability for sea-going vessels                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   5      10  	  ice cake in the channel, easy passability for sea-going vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   7      10  	  ice cake in the channel, easy passability for sea-going vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E                    ice free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E                    ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 26 2015 / 0000 lt
wind direction           : ENE
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: +2 C
visibility               : 4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                    ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E                    ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E                    ice free                               
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E                    ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   5      10  	  ice cake in the channel, easy passability for sea-going vessels       
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   5      10  	  ice cake in the channel, easy passability for sea-going vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   7      10  	  ice cake in the channel, easy passability for sea-going vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E                    ice free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E           	  ice free 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 23 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 5-7 m/s
air temperature day/night: +3.2 C
visibility               : 2  kbt
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   6      10-15     ice shearing to SW,medium passability for sea-going vessels
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6      10-15	  significant ice shearing to the SW, medium passability 
                                          for sea-going vessels, ice compacting
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   9      10-20     significant ice shearing to SW,medium passability 
                                          for sea-going vessels, ice compacting                                     
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-15     solid ice, medium passability for sea-going vessels,
                                          significant ice shearing to SE
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8      10-15     easy passable broken ice, shearing to SE                     
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice, slight shearing to S
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   9       5-15     easy passable broken ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   6       5-15     easy passable ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   6       5-10     shearing to SW, medium passability for sea-going vessels
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 22 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: 2 C
visibility               : 1 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   5      10        broken ice in the channel from buoy 23
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   6      10-15	  ice shearing to the NW, medium passability for sea-going vessels
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   6      10-15     significant ice shearing to NW,medium passability 
                                          for sea-going vessels, ice compacting                                     
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   9      10-20     significant ice shearing to NW,medium passability 
                                          for sea-going vessels, ice compacting
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-15     solid ice, medium passability for sea-going vessels, 
                                          significant shearing to SE                     
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8      10-15     easy passable broken ice, shearing to SE
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice, slight shearing to S.
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    9      5-15     easy passable broken ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    6      5-10     easy passable ice

   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 20 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 2 m/s
air temperature day/night: 2 C
visibility               : 1 kbt
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10     10-15     ice floes,ice shearing to the NW
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-15	  ice shearing to the NW, medium passability for sea-going vessels
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-15     broken ice in the channel, shearing to NW,medium passability 
                                          for sea-going vessels, ice compacting                                     
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     15        broken ice,medium passability for sea-going vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8      10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E 9-10     15        easy passable broken ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     15        shearing to NW, broken ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E                    ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
------------------------------------------------

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 19 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S-SE
wind speed               : 4-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: 4.4 C
visibility               : 0.1-4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10     10-15     ice floes,ice shearing to the NW
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-15	  ice shearing to the NW, medium passability for sea-going vessels
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-15     ice floes in the channel, shearing to NW,medium passability 
                                          for sea-going vessels, ice compacting                                     
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     15        broken ice,medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8      10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E 9-10     15        easy passable broken ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     15        shearing to NW, broken ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E                    ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 18 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: 3 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E    5     15        small floes
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    8     15        small floes, medium passability
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10     15-20     ice floe,ice shearing to the W,medium and hard passability
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8-9    20	  ice shearing to the NW, medium passability for sea-going vessels
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8-9    20        considerable ice drifting to the NW,compacting,
                                          medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   8-9    15        considerable ice drifting to the NW,compacting,
                                          medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   8      15        easy passable broken ice in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   8      15        easy passable broken ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   8      20        easy passable broken ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     15        easy passable broken ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10     15        easy passable broken ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 17 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 10 kbt
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    5     10-20     NW drifting ice,separate ice floes in the channel.
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   8-9    10-20	  NW drifting ice,separate ice floes in the channel,
                                          easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels.
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   8-9    10-20     NW drifting ice,separate ice floes in the channel,
                                          medium passable broken ice for sea-going vessels.
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   8-9    10-20     NW drifting ice,separate ice floes in the channel,
                                          medium passable broken ice for sea-going vessels.
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-20     NW drifting ice,separate ice floes in the channel,
                                          medium passable broken ice for sea-going vessels.                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    8     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel.
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    8     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel.
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel.
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel.
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 16 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: +0 C
visibility               : 1 kbt, fog
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E    8        10     separate ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E    8        10     separate ice floes, easy passability
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E    9     10-20	  easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    8     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    8     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 15 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : E-SE
wind speed               : 3-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: +2 C
visibility               : 2-3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                    ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-20	  small floes from buoy 33. easy passable broken ice for sea-going 
                                          vessels in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    8     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    5     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 14 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1...2 C
visibility               : 8 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        20     easy passable ice cake from buoy 25
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-20	  easy passable broken ice in the channel, ice shearing to NE
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10        10     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10        10     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E



ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 13 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: +2 C
visibility               : 8 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                    ice free, 10 points, hummocks of 10-20 cm thickness from buoy 29
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-20	  easy passable broken ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10        10     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10        10     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E




ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 12 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: +0.5 C
visibility               : 1 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   5         10     easy passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   7         15	  ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-20	  easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel                    
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-20     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10     10-15     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10        10     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10        10     easy passable broken ice for sea-going vessels in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 11 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SSW
wind speed               : 11-15 m/s
air temperature day/night: +4...3 C
visibility               : 3-4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   3                drift ice floes
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   3      10-15     drift ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   8      10-15	  medium passable compact ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        25	  consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels                             
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10        15     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10        10     easy passable ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10        10     easy passable ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 10 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 9 m/s
air temperature day/night: +1 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    Ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    Ice free till buoy 16
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10     15-20     difficult passable floating ice floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        15	  medium passable compact ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        25	  brash ice, consolidated difficult passable ice, compacting
                                          ice thickness 15-20 cm in the edge 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels                             
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10        20     consolidated medium passable ice for sea-going vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10        15     medium passable ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10        10     medium passable ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10        10     medium passable ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 08 2015 / 1900 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -15 C
visibility               : 8 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    Ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    Ice free, new ice from buoy 12 til buoy 15
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10        35     brash ice, consolidated, compacting. Intact ice between buoy 16 and buoy 20.
                                          Ice thickness 15 cm in the edge.  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        35     brash ice, consolidated, compacting. Ice thickness 15 cm in the edge
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        35     brash ice, consolidated, compacting. Ice thickness 15 cm in the edge 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-15     medium passable ice
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-15     medium passable ice, compacting
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10     10-15     medium passable ice                                         
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10     10-15     medium passable ice 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10     10-15     medium passable ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10     10-15     medium passable ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10     10-15     medium passable ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 08 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 8 m/s
air temperature day/night: -17 C
visibility               : 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    Ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    Ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    Ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10     10-15     medium passable broken ice, drift to SE
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   9      10-15     medium passable intact ice, compacting, drift to S 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-15     medium passable intact ice, compacting, drift to S
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-15     medium passable intact ice, compacting, drift to S
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    9        10     medium passable intact ice, compacting, drift to S, 
                                          some areas hummocks up to 20 cm thickness  
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    8        10     medium passable ice 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    9        10     medium passable ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10      5-10     medium passable ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    9      5-10     medium passable ice,some areas hummocks up to 20 cm thickness 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 07 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : N
wind speed               : 12-18 m/s
air temperature day/night: -12 C
visibility               : 5-6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    Ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    Ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    Ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10     10-15     medium passable broken ice, drift to SE
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     15-20     medium passable broken ice, compacting buoy 35-37, drift to SE 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10     10-15     medium passable intact ice in the channel, drift to SE
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10     10-15     medium passable intact ice in the channel, drift to SE
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    8      5-10     medium passable broken ice in the channel
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E  6-7      5-10     medium passable broken ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10      5-10     medium passable broken ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10         5     easy passable broken ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10         5     easy passable broken ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------



ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 06 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    Ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    Ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    Ice free 
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        10     medium passable broken ice  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-12     medium passable broken ice in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    9        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    9         8     medium passable broken ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    9         8     medium passable broken ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    9        10     medium passable broken ice in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    9       6-8     easy passable broken ice in the channel
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    8       5-7     easy passable broken ice in the channel
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    8         5     easy passable broken ice in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------


ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 05 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 11 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                    clear water
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        10     easy passable   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10     10-15     medium passable broken ice, compacting
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,drift to E
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,drift to E
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,drift to E
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E   10        10     medium passable broken ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E   10      5-10     medium passable broken ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E   10       5-7     easy passable broken ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E   10       3-5     easy passable broken ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------





ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 04 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 11 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                    clear water 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10     15-20     medium passable small floe from buoy 19 till buoy 22
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10     15-20     medium passable ice cake from buoy 22 till buoy 27,
                                          floe from buoy 27 till buoy 31.Small shearing to SE   
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,ice drift to E
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,ice drift to E
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,ice drift to E
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    9        10     medium passable broken ice, compacting,ice drift to E
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    9        10     medium passable ice
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    9        10     medium passable ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    9      5-10     easy passable broken ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    9      5-10     easy passable broken ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------



ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 03 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: +0.5 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   10        20     clear water till buoy 13, from buoy 13 medium passable ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10        20     medium passable ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        20     medium passable ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        10     medium passable broken ice, in some areas hummocking up to 10 cm
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    9      8-10     medium passable broken ice, in some areas hummocking up to 10 cm
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    9         8     medium passable broken ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    8         8     medium passable young ice with thaw holes
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    7         8     medium passable young ice, hummocking
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    7         8     easy passable young ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    5       5-8     easy passable young ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    5       5-8     easy passable young ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------




ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 02 2015 / 0400 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 7 C
visibility               : 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow   / Concentration /thickness/remarks
       
    #.LA/LO            grade      (cm)

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                    clear water
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E   10        20     channel clear, outside channel intact ice field
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E   10        20     in channel frozen ice brash, outside channel intact ice field
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E   10        20     in channel frozen ice brash, outside channel intact ice field
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E   10        10     hard passable intact ice, hummocking in some areas
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E    9      8-10     medium passable broken ice, in some areas intact ice fields
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E    9         8     medium passable broken ice
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E    8         6     medium passable new broken ice
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E    7         6     medium passable new broken ice, hummocking
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E    7         6     easy passable new ice
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E    5       3-6     easy passable new ice
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E    5       3-6     easy passable new ice
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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Previous years

ICE CAMPAIGN was CANCELLED in the approaching river channel
and all ports of Nikolaev Area, as of February 25, 2014 00:00 lt.


==========================================================

ICE CAMPAIGN was declared in the approaching river channel
and ports of Nikolaev Area, including Dneprobugsky, as of
January 26, 2014 12:00 lt.


==========================================================

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 24 2014 / 04:00 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 8-13 m/s
air temperature day/night: 4 C
visibility               : 6 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      2            10             ice cake
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      2            5              ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      9            10             ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E                                  ice free in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          10              small floes in the channel, separate compact floes,
                                                        easy passability for seagoing vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      8           5               easy passability, ice free somewhere  
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      1           5               ice free in the channel 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      1           5               ice free in the channel
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          5               ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, ice free somewhere 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      5           5               easy passability, ice free somewhere 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      3           5               easy passability, ice free somewhere 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 21 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 1 m/s
air temperature day/night: 7 C
visibility               : 5 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      8         up to 10          small floes, drifting ice
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      5         up to 10          small floes, drifting ice
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      6         up to 10          small floes, drifting ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9           10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere  
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      9           10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9           10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      3           10-15           ice free in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 20 2014 / 02:30 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 5-10 m/s
air temperature day/night: 7 C
visibility               : 3 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                                  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                                  ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                                  ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          10-15           ice cake, easy passability, ice free somewhere, shearing to NE  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          10-15           compacted floes in the channel, medium passability, hummocks
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9           10-15           compacted floes in the channel, medium passability, 
                                                        shearing to SW   
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10-15           compact ice in the channel, medium passability, significant
                                                        shearing to SW 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, medium passability, ice free somewhere
                                                        shearing to N 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, compacted, hard passability, 
                                                        shearing to N 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
                                                        shearing to SW
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      3           10-15           ice free in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 19 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : NNW
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: 4 C
visibility               : 3 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      3           10-15           ice cake, shearing to N
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      4           10-15           ice cake, shearing to N
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          10-15           ice floes, shearing to N
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10          10-30           ice floes, shearing to N
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      5           10-15           ice cake, slight shearing to N  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          10-15           compacted floes in the channel, medium passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9           10-15           compacted floes in the channel, medium passability, 
                                                        shearing to SE   
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10-15           compact ice in the channel, medium passability, significant
                                                        shearing to SE 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, medium passability, ice free somewhere 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, compacted, hard passability 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      3           10-15           ice free in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 18 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : NNW
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: 3 C
visibility               : 3 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      5-6         10              ice cake 
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      5           10              ice floes, easy passability
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10-9        10              ice floes, easy passability, shearing to SW
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          10-15           ice cake, medium passability, somewhere hard passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, ice free somewhere
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, shearing to SE   
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10-15           compact ice in the channel, hard passability, significant
                                                        shearing to SE 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, compacted, hard passability 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, compacted, hard passability 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      3           10-15           ice free in the channel
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E



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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 17 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : SSE
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: 4 C
visibility               : 30 cables


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6           10              ice cake from buoy 13
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      8           10              ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8           10              ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          10-15           easy passability, ice cake, shearing to N, compact floes, 
                                                        medium passability for seagoing vessels  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20              ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20              ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, compacting   
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, medium passability, ice isthmus somewhere 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8-9         10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 14 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: 5 C
visibility               : 1 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                                  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      5           20              shearing to N
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8           30              medium passability, drifting ice floes, shearing to N 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          15-20           compacting in the channel, hard passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, shearing to N  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          15-20           compacting in the channel, hard passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, shearing to N, ice isthmus in the area of buoy 55
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          15-20           compacting in the channel, hard passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels, shearing to N, ice isthmus in the area of buoy 63   
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 13 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 8 m/s
air temperature day/night: 8 C
visibility               : 8 nm


ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                                  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                                  ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8           30              ice free, from buoy 25 to buoy 31 hard passability, 
                                                        significant shearing to N 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          15-30           from buoy 31 to buoy 35 hard passability,significant 
                                                        shearing to N, ice cake in the channel, medium 
                                                        passability for seagoing vessels, shearing to N  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels shearing to N                                
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing 
                                                        vessels shearing to N   
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      9           10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 12 2014 / 04:00 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 2-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: 1.5 C
visibility               : 0.1 nm
other phenomena          : fog

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                                  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                                  ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                                  ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          15-20           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          10-15           ice cake in the channel, easy passability 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 11 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : WSW
wind speed               : 2-4 m/s
air temperature day/night: 2 C
visibility               : 2 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                                  ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                                  ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                                  ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          20              from buoy 35 to buoy 37 easy passability,  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20-30           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20-30           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          20-30           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          20-30           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          20-30           ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          20              ice cake in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          20              ice cake in the channel, easy passability 
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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Feb 10, 2014

There was no traffic in the channel due to dense fog.
No ice-convoy performed. 

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 07 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : ESE
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 6 C
visibility               : 3 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      9           20-25           forming 5 cable length to buoy 15 - ice cake, open floating 
                                                        ice, easy passability, shearing along the channel to NW
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      9           20-25           ice cake, open floating ice, easy passability to buoy 
                                                        19, shearing along the channel to W, ice free from buoy 19
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      5           15-20           open water
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          20-30           from buoy 31 to buoy 33 ice cake, open floating 
                                                        ice, easy passability, from buoy 33 shuga, hard passability,  
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability, hard turn 
                                                        to channel elbow 9 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability, hard turn 
                                                        to channel elbow 10
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          20              ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          15              ice cake, consolidated ice, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 06 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 5 C
visibility               : 6 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      4           10              open water. ice cake, medium passability from buoy 12 to buoy 16
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                                  ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                                  ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability 
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability, hard turn to channel                                                         elbow 9 
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability, hard turn to channel                                                         elbow 10
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          20              ice cake, consolidated ice, medium passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          15              ice cake, consolidated ice, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 05 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 5 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 7 C
visibility               : 8 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      4           10              open water. compacting up to 30 cm in the area of buoy 15-16
                                                        from center to green border, ice free from center to red border
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          20-30           small floes. compacting up to 30 cm in the area of buoy 16
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      4           10              open water
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, significant compacting
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, compacting
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          20              ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          20              broken ice in the channel , medium passability for seagoing vessels,no shearing, no compacting
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 03 2014 / 23:00 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 8 C
visibility               : 8 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6           15              ice from buoy 13, hummocking to buoy 16, ice cake 
                                                        from center to green border, ice free from center to red border
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E                                  ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E                                  ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          20-30           ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          20              ice cake, consolidated ice in the channel, medium passability 
                                                        for seagoing vessels, no shearing, no compacting
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          20              broken ice in the channel , medium passability for seagoing vessels,no shearing, no compacting
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Feb 03 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 10 C
visibility               : 8 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      10          15              ice from buoy 15, hummocking to buoy 6, hard passability,compacting
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          15              hard passability, compacting  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      0                           ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10          20              ice cake, consolidated ice, shuga, from buoy 33 to buoy 35 ice isthmus
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10          20              ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          20              ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          20              ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          20-30           ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          20-30           ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          15-30           ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          10-15           ice cake. in channel broken, medium passability for seagoing vessels
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 31 2014 / 08:00 lt
wind direction           : ENE
wind speed               : 9 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 15 C
visibility               : 2 nm

ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      5           30              from buoy 12 hard passability,compacting
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          30              hard passability, compacting  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10          15-20           medium passability  
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8           10              from buoy 37 to buoy 35 easy passability,from buoy 35 to buoy 33 ice isthmus, hard passability 
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      9           10              easy passability. shearing to SW
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          15-20           hummocks, hard passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          5               hard passability, hummocks somewhere, compacting, rafting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          15-20           medium passability, rafting
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          15-20           medium passability, no compacting, rafting, hummocks somewhere 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          15-20           hummocks somewhere, medium passability, ice fre from buoy 120 to buoy 113
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E                                  ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 30 2014 / 00:00 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 12-15 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 11 C
visibility               : 1.5 nm
other phenomena          : ships' icing
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks

1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      10          30              from buoy 12 hard passability,hummocking, shearing to W
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          30              hard passability, hummocking, compacting  
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10          15-30           hummocking, heavy hummocks, shearing to W 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      8           10              easy passability
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8           10              easy passability. ice isthmus in the area of buoy 53
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          10              shuga, easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10              hard passability, hummocks somewhere, compacting, rafting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          10-15           medium passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          15-30           hard passability, compacting, rafting, hummocks somewhere, very hard turn to channel elbow 9 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          15-20           hummocks somewhere, medium passability, very hard turn to channel elbow 10 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          10              ice cake, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 29 2014 / 0000 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 8 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 7 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E       5          5-7             shuga 5 p.
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      10          10              shearing to W
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          10-20           compacting, hummocking, hard passability in the area of buoys 16-13
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10          10              from buoy 27 to buoy 31 ice free 
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      5           10              to buoy 45 ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8           10              easy passability. ice isthmus in the area of buoy 53
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          10              shuga. easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10              shuga. easy passability,ice isthmus in the area of buoy 73
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          10-15           medium passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          15-20           hard passability, hummocks somewhere,very hard turn to channel elbow 9 
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          10              hummocks somewhere,medium passability,very hard turn to channel elbow 10 
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          10              ice cake, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only



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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 26 2014 / 2300 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 7 C
visibility               : 7 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E                                  drifting floes
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E                                  drifting floes
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10          10              compacting
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10          10              compacting
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      6-8         5-6             shuga. shearing to W, compacted ice. hummocking. medium passability  for seagoing vessels
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10          ice cake        easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10          10              easy passability,shearing to SW
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10          10-15           medium passability for seagoing vessels, rafting somewhere, hummocking,shearing to SW  
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10          10              compacting, rafting
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10          10              easy passability,shearing to SW
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only

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ICE CAMPAIGN was cancelled in the approaching river channel
and all ports of Nikolaev Area, as of January 22, 2013 00:00 lt.



==========================================================
ICE CAMPAIGN was declared in the approaching river channel
and all ports of Nikolaev Area, as of December 24, 2012 12:00 lt.
==========================================================

ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 22 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 7 C
visibility               : 2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      channel is ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      channel is ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      channel is ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      channel is ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      2                 3-5          channel is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      3                 3-5          channel is ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      5                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      7                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 21 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 2 C
visibility               : 4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      3                 5            ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      5                 5            small floes
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      7                 3-5          channel is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      3                 3-5          channel is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      5                 3-5          channel is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8                 3-5          ice cake in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8                 3-5          channel is ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 18 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 2 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 2.6 C
visibility               : 1.5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      6-7               10        ice free to buouy 25, small floes,shearing to N
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      5                 5-10      ice free somewhere in the channel
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10                5-10      compact ice in the channel, rafting, compacting, medium passability for seagoing vessels
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9                 5-10      ice cake in the channel, ice free somewhere, easy passability for seagoing vessels
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8                 5-10      ice cake in the channel, ice free somewhere, easy passability for seagoing vessels
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8                 5-10      ice cake in the channel, ice free somewhere, easy passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10                5-10      ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10                8-10      ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10                8-10      ice cake in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 17 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : S
wind speed               : 6 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 7 C
visibility               : 6 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10 from buoy 33   10           ice free to buouy 33, small floes,shearing to N
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10                5-10         small floes fields in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels,shearing to NW
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9                 5-10         small floes fields in the channel, medium passability for seagoing vessels,shearing to NW
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8                 5-10         small floes fields in the channel, easy passability, ice free somewhere
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8                 5-10         small floes fields in the channel, easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      9                 5-10         small floes fields in the channel, easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10                8-10         small floes fields in the channel, easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10                8-10         small floes fields in the channel, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 16 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 12 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 5 C
visibility               : 4 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      7             5            from buoy 9 to buoy 13 ice cake, easy passability
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      10            5            from buoy 23 compact floe, shearing to edge
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10            5-10         floes in the channel,shearing to W, hard passability
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10            5-10         floes in the channel,shearing to W, hard passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10            5-10         hard passability in the channel, hummocks, shearing to W
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10            8-10         floes in the channel,shearing to W, hard passability
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10            5-10         floes in the channel,shearing to W, hard passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10            5-10         floes in the channel,shearing to W, hard passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10            8-10         small floes in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels,no shearing
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10            8-10         small floes in the channel, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 15 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : E
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: -8 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability for seagoing vessels
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability for seagoing vessels
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only

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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 14 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 4 m/s
air temperature day/night: -9 C
visibility               : 2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      10            5            young ice
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      6             5            ice cake, ice isthmus in the area of buoy 31
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10            5-10         floes in the channel, easy passability, no shearing
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8             5-10         floes in the channel, easy passability, no shearing
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      7             5-10         channel is ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      7             5-10         channel is ice free
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8             5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      8             5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9             5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10            5-10         ice cake in the channel,easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 11 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : SW
wind speed               : 7 m/s
air temperature day/night: 0 C
visibility               : 7 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      5             5            from buoy 15 ice cake, shuga
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      8             5            separate floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8             5            separate floes
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10            5-7          medium passability, shearing to N
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10            5-7          medium passability, shearing to N
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10            5-7          medium passability, shearing to N
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10            up to 10     medium passability, shearing to NE
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10            5-7          ice cake,medium passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10            5-7          ice cake,easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10            5-7          ice cake,easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10            5-7          ice cake,easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 10 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 2-3 m/s
air temperature day/night: -9 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      6             2-3          young ice
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5             2-3          young ice
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      3              -           channel is ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      1              -           channel is ice free
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      2              -           channel is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      3              -           channel is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      4              -           channel is ice free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      4              -           channel is ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 09 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 12 m/s
air temperature day/night: -2,5 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      3                          channel is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      3                          channel is ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      3                          channel is ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      3                          channel is ice free
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      4                          channel is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      5                          channel is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      5                          channel is ice free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      5                          channel is ice free
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 08 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 11 m/s
air temperature day/night: -3,4 C
visibility               : 8 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      3                           channel is ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      3                           channel is ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      3                           channel is ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      3                           channel is ice free
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      4                           channel is ice free
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      5                           channel is ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      5                           channel is ice free
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      5                           channel is ice free
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 07 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 6-8 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 3 C
visibility               : 7 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      ice free
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      3            -              ice free
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      3            -              ice free
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      3            -              ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      3            -              ice free
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      8           5-10            ice cake,easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      5            -              ice free
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8           5-10            ice cake,easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10          5-10            ice cake,easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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traffic in channel with ice convoys only


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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 04 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : WSW
wind speed               : 2 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 0.3 C
visibility               : 3 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      6-7/10      10              shuga,easy passability
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      6-7/10      10              ice cake,easy passability
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      7-8/10      8-9             small floe,easy passability, no shearing
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5-6/10      2-10            small floe,easy passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      7-8/10      4-5             ice cake,easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8-9/10      2-10            ice cake,easy passability, floes somewhere
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      6/10        6-7             ice cake,easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10/10       5-10            dense shuga, medium passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8-9/10      5               ice cake,easy passability, shearing to N
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8-9/10      5               ice cake,easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 03 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : W
wind speed               : 4-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 2 C
visibility               : 2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      3-4/10      up to 10        small floe,easy passability
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      3-4/10      up to 10        ice cake,easy passability
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      7/10        10              small floe,slight shearing to NW
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5-6/10      4-5             ice cake,easy passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      1/10        4-5             ice free
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      7/10        4-5             ice cake,easy passability, floes somewhere
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      7/10        5               ice cake,easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      7/10        5-7             ice cake,easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      8-9/10      5               ice cake,easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      8-9/10      5               ice cake,easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Jan 02 2013 / 0500 lt
wind direction           : SE
wind speed               : 3-5 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 4 C
visibility               : 2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      5/10        5               ice cake
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      7/10        8               ice cake
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10/10       8               ice cake
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      9/10        2               young ice, easy passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      9/10        2               young ice, easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10/10       5               brash ice, easy passability
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10/10       5               brash ice, easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10/10       5               brash ice, easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      9/10        5               brash ice, easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10/10       5               brash ice, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Dec 29 2012 / 0600 lt
wind direction           : NNW
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 1.1 C
visibility               : 5 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      6/10        10              ice free to buoy 27, ice cake from buoy 27 to buoy 31
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10/10       5-10            small floes, easy passability, slight shearing to S
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      8-9/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      7-8/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8-9/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      7-8/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      7-8/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10/10       5-10            ice cake, easy passability
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10/10       5-10            ice cake, easy passability
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Dec 28 2012 / 0600 lt
wind direction           : NE
wind speed               : 3 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 1 C
visibility               : 1 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      6/10        10              from buoy 13 ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      8/10        10              drifting floes
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8/10        10              drifting floes
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10/10       10-15           floes, compacting
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      5-6/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability, slight shearing to SE, no compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      7-8/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability, no shearing, no compacting
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      8-9/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability, no shearing, no compacting
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      7-8/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability, no shearing, no compacting
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      7-8/10      5-10            ice cake, easy passability, no shearing, no compacting
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10/10       5-10            ice cake, easy passability, no shearing, no compacting
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10/10       5-10            ice cake, easy passability, no shearing, no compacting
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only

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DEC 26-27, 2012 RIVER CHANNEL TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO DENSE FOG/
ICE REPORT NOT AVAILABLE.
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Dec 26 2012 / 0600 lt
wind direction           : SSE
wind speed               : 10 m/s
air temperature day/night: + 5 C
visibility               : 2 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      3/10        5-7             from buoy 26 easy passable open floating ice
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10/10       10-15           ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, shearing to N
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10/10       10-15           small floe,hard passablility, rafting up to 20 cm, compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10/10       10-15           ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, compacting
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10/10       10-15           small floe,medium passability,rafting up to 20 cm
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10/10       8-10            ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
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ICE REPORT:
date/time                : Dec 25 2012 / 0600 lt
wind direction           : NW
wind speed               : 5-6 m/s
air temperature day/night: - 2 C
visibility               : 1 nm
ice situation in Nikolaev river channel:
channel elbow #.LA/LO   / Concentration/thickness (cm)/ remarks
1. 46-34-37N/31-25-06E      ice free
2. 46-35-56N/31-29-34E      ice free
3. 46-34-38N/31-31-12E      ice free
4. 46-34-28N/31-32-56E      8/10        10              to buoy 25 ice free,shearing to NW
5. 46-35-33N/36-36-38E      10/10       15              medium passability
6. 46-35-47N/31-48-01E      10/10       10-15           small floe,hard passablility, rafting up to 20 cm, compacting
7. 46-37-41N/31-53-54E      10/10       10-15           ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
8. 46-39-12N/31-55-48E      10/10       10-15           small floe,medium passability,rafting up to 20 cm
9. 46-43-43N/31-56-10E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
10.46-44-59N/31-53-39E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
11.46-48-01N/31-53-08E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
12.46-53-14N/32-00-13E      10/10       10              ice cake, easy passability for seagoing vessels, no shearing
   46-55-23N/32-01-25E
----------------------------------------------------
traffic in channel with ice convoys only

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