Marine Forecast

Issued 06:09 AM EDT 07 October 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind south 15 to 20 knots backing to southeast 15 late this evening then diminishing to light Thursday morning.

Chance of flurries today and tonight.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures near minus 6.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 07 October 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 late overnight and to less than 1 near noon Thursday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 07 October 2015
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

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
7255N 7020W to 7420N 7400W to 7520N 7330W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 06:09 AM EDT 07 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 AM MDT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 991 mb located at 73N 97W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening low 999 mb located at 69N 97W.

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