Lancaster - eastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Wind east 20 to 25 knots diminishing to light after midnight then increasing to east 20 Saturday evening.

A few flurries ending this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray near midnight.

Temperatures near minus 4.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015
Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015
Sunday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to east 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind east 20 knots becoming southwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7230N 7510W to
7255N 6925W to 7420N 7355W to 7520N 7330W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015

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 4:45 PM EDT 9 October 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday low 990 mb located at 60N 76W.
By 1130 UTC Sunday low 992 mb located at 60N 67W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday departing low 991 mb located at 63N 59W.

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