West Foxe

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots early Saturday afternoon then backing to south 20 Saturday evening.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind south 30 knots increasing to south 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind southeast 40 knots.
Tuesday Wind south 35 knots diminishing to southwest 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 7 tenths new ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 7 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 20 October 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday low 982 mb located at 56N 52.50W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating low 984 mb located at 54N 46W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building ridge located from James Bay to
Southampton Island then to Devon Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over the Ungava Peninsula to
Devon Island.

At 0000 UTC Saturday intensifying low 985 mb located over southern
Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 988 mb located over northern Manitoba.

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