West Foxe

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 October 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots early this evening and to north 20 late this evening. Wind backing to northwest 15 late overnight then diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon.

A few flurries.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 October 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 October 2017
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots late in the day.
Friday Wind northeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 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 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

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 7535W to Foxe Peninsula near
6520N 7535W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

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

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 16 October 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday departing low 999 mb located over eastern
Hudson Strait.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 996 mb located over northeastern Manitoba.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 997 mb located 240 miles east of Belcher
Islands.

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