Clarence - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 September 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots late this morning and to north 25 early this afternoon. Wind increasing to north 35 late this evening then diminishing to north 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday afternoon.

Snow changing to a few flurries late this morning and ending early this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 September 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 early this afternoon then subsiding to 1 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 September 2016
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light increasing to north 20 knots.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots backing to northwest 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 September 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water except 5 tenths of old ice in the northwest section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 September 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

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
7305N 7310W to 7550N 7705W to 7610N 7410W to Greenland near 7700N
7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 5 tenths of old ice in the northwest section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - southern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 September 2016

'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 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday deepening low 996 mb located at 61N 115W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 994 mb located at 64N 98W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough located from 80N 67W to 68N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough located from 75N 70W to 68N 55W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 79N 103W to 65N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 77N 83W to 70N 68W.

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