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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to southeast 35 early this afternoon then diminishing to southeast 30 Sunday morning. Wind veering to southwest 20 to 25 Sunday evening.

A few showers beginning early this afternoon and ending Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 metres building to 4 late this morning and to 6 this evening. Seas subsiding to 4 Sunday morning and to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind west 30 knots increasing to west 40 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to northeast 30 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017

'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 PM EDT 21 October 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday deepening low 991 mb located at 55N 96W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 972 mb located east of Arviat.

At 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over Quebec extending
northwestward.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located over Labrador to Baffin Island.

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