East Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind west 15 knots veering to northwest 20 Friday evening.

Chance of flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning Friday evening.

Temperatures near minus 7.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind west 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to east 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 4 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to
6500N 6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 7025N
6655W to 7050N 6515W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 4 tenths of grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Baffin - northern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017

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.

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