East Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 15 knots veering to northwest 20 this evening then increasing to northwest 30 Saturday morning.

Chance of flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning this evening.

Temperatures near minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 35 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to southeast 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to 6500N
6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to
7025N 6425W 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 20 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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