Roes Welcome - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 04 August 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind light increasing to southwest 20 knots late Wednesday afternoon.

Fog banks.

Low tonight zero. High Wednesday plus 7.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 04 August 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots becoming north 20 in the morning then becoming southwest 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to north 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Special ice warning in effect. 3 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice east of Repulse Bay. Unusual presence of sea ice in the strait. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5700N 9000W to 6115N
8200W to Quebec near 6125N 7745W. Sea ice east and south of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6445N 8720W to
Southampton Island near 6450N 8610W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Coats island near 6335N 8405W to 6240N
8000W to Baffin Island near 6425N 7800W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

3 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice east of
Repulse Bay. Unusual presence of sea ice in the strait.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Roes Welcome - northern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 04 August 2015

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 4 August 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 999 mb located at 56N 76W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 1000 mb located at 54N 65W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located over Greenland to Repulse Bay.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located over Greenland to Rankin Inlet.

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