Arviat - eastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to southwest 15 early this afternoon and to light early this evening. Wind increasing to south 15 late this evening then backing to southeast 20 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Saturday evening.

Chance of flurries or showers changing to a few flurries and chance of showers Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.


Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early this afternoon then building to 2 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2016
Sunday Wind southeast 25 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6405N 8825W to 6245N
8640W to 6155N 8315W to 6325N 7925W to 6520N 8300W to 6740N 7915W to
6620N 7525W to 6455N 7910W to Foxe Peninsula near 6435N 7810W. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5950N 9450W to 5945N
9430W to 5855N 9415W to 5855N 9250W to Manitoba near 5815N 9300W.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 1002 mb located at 70N 65W.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge from 1021 mb high located over 70N 92W
extending southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge from 1035 mb high located over 67N 85W
extending southeastward.

At 0000 UTC Sunday approaching low 1008 mb located over northern

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