Clarence - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind south 30 knots diminishing to east 15 near noon Tuesday then increasing to north 30 Tuesday afternoon.

Snow and fog patches ending Tuesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray beginning Tuesday evening.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2016
Wednesday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20 in the morning and to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots veering to southeast 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including 4 tenths of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7320N 8110W to
Bylot Island near 7315N 8045W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7305N 7615W to
7315N 7315W to 7600N 7810W to Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including 4 tenths of
old ice in the extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2016

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 25 September 2016 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday trough from 998 mb low located from 85N 125W
to 65N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1006 mb low located from 80N 70W
to 68N 93W.

At 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 79N 136W to 73N 120W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 82N 85W to 68N 109W.

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