Central - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 08 October 2015

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 late this evening then increasing to northwest 30 late Friday morning.

A few flurries ending Friday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near zero.


Issued 05:00 PM CDT 08 October 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 after midnight then building to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 08 October 2015
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming southeast 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 40.
Monday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to north 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from near

6500N 8225W to 6555N 7840W to 6500N 8220W to 6550N 7840W to 6630N
7905W to 6620N 8050W to 6520N 8315W to near 6500N 8220W. Sea ice
within the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Foxe Peninsula near 6520N 7505W to
6615N 7445W to 6725N 7305W to 6655N 7725W to 6845N 7725W to 6845N
7935W to Baffin Island near 6955N 7850W. Sea ice east of the ice

Third ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6925N 8200W to
6935N 8150W to Baffin Island near 6950N 8210W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central - western half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 08 October 2015

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 993 mb located at 60N 76W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 991 mb located at 60N 67W.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over northern Manitoba.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 68N 90W to 60N 85W then to
55N 75W.

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