West Baffin - northern half: Forecast

Winds

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 October 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 30 knots with gusts to 40 diminishing to west 20 to 25 this morning then increasing to west 35 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 late overnight.
 
 

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 October 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday Over open water seas 3 to 4 metres building to 4 to 6 early this evening then subsiding to 3 to 4 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 October 2014
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind light.
 
 

Weather & Visibility

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 October 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday Periods of light snow beginning late this morning changing to snow late this afternoon then to periods of light snow overnight and ending Saturday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
 

Air temperature

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 October 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday Temperatures near minus 10.
 

Freezing Spray

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 October 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water severe freezing spray.
 

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2014 Today Tonight and Friday 4 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey-white ice including a trace of multi-year ice over the extreme northwestern section.

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

 
 
 

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