Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 06 October 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to southwest 15 late this evening then backing to south 20 early Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to south 15 early Wednesday afternoon.

A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Wednesday morning and afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 3.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 06 October 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 06 October 2015
Thursday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 6 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7235N 7535W to
7310N 7150W to 7430N 7410W to 7525N 7335W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Borden Peninsula near 7345N 8135W to
Devon Island near 7430N 8335W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 9115W to
Somerset Island near 7400N 9130W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 5:30 PM EDT 06 October 2015

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 6 October 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary low 993 mb located at
73N 97W.

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