Arviat - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 30 to 35 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late this morning then building to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016
Thursday Wind southwest 30 to 35 knots becoming west 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6905N 8115W to 6905N
8030W to Baffin Island near 6955N 7850W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Arviat - western half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday dissipating trough located from 71N 83W to
57N 89W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 62N 82W to 55N 50W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday departing ridge located on a line east-west
over James Bay.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday deepening low 995 mb located over Great
Slave Lake.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 991 mb located at 65N 98W.

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