10/04/2014 09:23 EDT | Updated 12/04/2014 05:59 EST

Bad weather leaves 20 stranded on island near Nunavut

A group of 20 people, including 9 children, are stranded on a small island near Cape Dorset, Nunavut, because of bad weather, according to the Joint Task Force Atlantic based in Halifax.

Rescue crews dropped emergency supplies, including food, to the group early Saturday morning.

Officials say everyone in the group is reportedly in good condition.

It's not clear when they might be moved off the island.

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