Central - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 29 September 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25 late this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 29 September 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots veering to southwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6930N 8200W to
Baffin Island near 6905N 8145W. 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 29 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 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday weakening low 992 mb located over southern
Boothia Peninsula.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1011 mb located at 67N 70W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line east-west over
central Manitoba.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 53N 72W to 56N 84W then
to 61N 99W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday deepening low 1007 mb located at 71N 61W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 999 mb located at 66N 58W.

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