Clarence - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 August 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to south 20 late this morning then veering to west 20 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 30 early this evening and to northwest 35 late this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 overnight.

Showers ending late this evening. Chance of showers Thursday morning and afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 August 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 metres building to 3 late this evening then subsiding to 2 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 August 2015
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light increasing to north 25 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind north 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 3 tenths of old ice near parts of the coasts and in the northwestern section. 

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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

Bergy water except 3 tenths of old ice near parts of the coasts and
in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - southern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 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 AM MDT 5 August 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday trough from 998 mb low located from 80N 86W
to 67N 101W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening trough from 1001 mb low located from
77N 74W to 74N 85W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 1005 mb located at 79N 126W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening trough from 1001 mb low located from
78N 109W to 74N 106W.

By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 1002 mb low located from 69N 112W
to 69N 86W.

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