Central - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 September 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 15 knots veering to southwest 20 late this morning then increasing to west 35 after midnight. Wind diminishing to west 30 Thursday morning.

A few showers ending early this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 September 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre building to 2 late this afternoon and to 3 after midnight. Seas building to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 September 2016
Friday Wind west 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

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

Central - western half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 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 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening low 990 mb located northeast of
Great Slave Lake.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 997 mb located at 67N 80W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 60N 71W to 60N 80W then
to 57N 94W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 52N 72W to 53N 80W then to
50N 87W.

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