More than 50 vessels stuck in ice in Baltic Sea.
Many vessels stuck in ice in Gulf of Bothnia are waiting for ice breakers. Situtaion is described as critical rather that serious. There are also many vessels drift stucked in ice fields near Kokkola port, waiting for icebreakers. There are 2,630 passengers from Isabella and Amorella ferries.
Icebreaker Urho trying to get to coaster Skagenbank (Skagenbank IMO 9313864 Flag Netherlands DWT 4500) who"s dangerously close to shallow waters. Strong wind, drift speed about 1 mile per hour.