To: Western Arctic Marine Operations HQ
3rd September 0500 UCT
Anchored at Ostrov Preobrazheniya : 74.40 N 112.55 E
Barometric Pressure: 1021
Sea Temperature: 3 deg C
Wind: 0 knots
The latest satellite ice image shows an open water channel inshore
along the coast of the Tyrmyr peninsular. Is this the best likely route.
Please advise soonest. What are your considerations about Barrabas being
transported through the ice?