Roes Welcome - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 17 October 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light late this evening. Wind light Wednesday.

Chance of flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures near minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 17 October 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 17 October 2017
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5710N 9125W to 6045N
9245W to 6320N 8835W to 6240N 8440W to Southampton Island near 6340N
8225W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6510N 8340W
to 6800N 7925W to 6650N 7800W to 6650N 7640W to Foxe Peninsula near
6525N 7635W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Roes Welcome - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 17 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 17 October 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 990 mb located at 69N 55W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening low 997 mb located at 72N 60W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing trough from 996 mb low located
from Coats Island to Belcher Islands.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday intensifying low located over eastern Alberta.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 977 mb located 120 miles southeast of
Churchill.

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