Clarence - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 15 knots backing to southeast 20 late this afternoon then increasing to southeast 35 after midnight. Wind diminishing to south 20 Wednesday morning and to south 15 Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to west 25 Wednesday evening.

Rain beginning late this evening changing to a few showers Wednesday afternoon. Mist dissipating late this evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist and 1 mile or less in rain.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre building to 2 early this evening and to 3 to 4 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 2 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind south 15 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 3 tenths of old ice except consolidated old ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6550W to
6215N 6230W to 6300N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7430N 7155W to 7415N 7225W to 7420N
7810W to 7630N 7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of old ice except consolidated old ice along parts of the
coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1001 mb low located from 78N 124W
to 71N 122W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 997 mb located from 81N 122W to 76N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1004 mb low located from 73N
158W to 72N 175W.
By 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1002 mb low located from 73N
142W to 70N 140W then to 70N 143W.

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