Jones - eastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to west 20 Saturday afternoon. Wind increasing to west 25 Saturday evening.

Chance of flurries tonight and Saturday.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water moderate freezing spray ending this evening. Moderate freezing spray beginning Saturday afternoon becoming severe Saturday evening.

Temperatures minus 16 rising to minus 9 Saturday afternoon.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2016
Sunday Wind west 25 knots.
Monday Wind west 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 20 knots increasing to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6705N 6205W to 6840N
6620W to 7015N 6440W to 7150N 6735W to 7315N 6555W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Jones - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2016

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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 1002 mb located at 70N 63W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating low 1013 mb located at 63N 51W.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge from 1021 mb high located from 70N 93W
to 68N 123W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1036 mb located from 71N 82W to 68N 110W.

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