West Foxe

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light late this morning then becoming west 10 to 15 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Monday evening.

Fog patches dissipating late this morning.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Over open water seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2015
Tuesday Wind light increasing to east 15 knots in the afternoon and to east 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind east 20 knots backing to north 15.
Thursday Wind north 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday 5 tenths of first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5515N 8500W to 5640N
8420W to 5630N 8200W to Ontario near 5510N 8220W. Sea ice south of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6520N 8715W to
Southampton Island near 6520N 8605W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6310N 8500W to
6300N 8500W to 6300N 8200W to 6250N 8100W to 6300N 7900W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6420N 7740W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of first-year ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 30 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday low 996 mb located at 54N 82W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 997 mb located at 51N 60W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday high 1018 mb located at 65N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 68N 86W to 53N 73W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday low 1002 mb located at 64N 56W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1002 mb located at 60N 61W.

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