MANICE Chapter 5: Ice Analysis Charts

5.1: Daily Ice Analysis Charts
5.2: Regional Ice Analysis Charts
5.3: Image Analysis Charts
5.4: Daily Iceberg Analysis Chart
5.5: Colour Coding Ice Charts
5.6: Examples of the Use of the Egg Code
5.7: Examples of Ice Charts

This chapter deals with basic procedures for preparing and transmitting various chart products from the Canadian Ice Service (CIS), operations division. These charts are of importance to a variety of users for many purposes such as strategic planning, climate studies and or tactical vessel management. These products use different variations of the egg code described in Chapter 3. In some cases, scale and map area restrict and limit the use of the complete code.