Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northeast 15 knots early this evening and to northeast 20 after midnight. Wind increasing to north 30 early Friday afternoon and to north 35 Friday evening.

Periods of light snow beginning early Friday morning.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early Friday morning and to 3 early Friday afternoon. Seas building to 4 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind north 35 knots.
Sunday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind light increasing to south 30 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to
6500N 6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 7025N
6655W to 7050N 6515W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EDT 19 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 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday merging low 985 mb located at 58N 77.50W.
At 0000 UTC Friday merging low 987 mb located at 59N 67.50W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 983 mb located at 57N 53W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Friday building ridge from 1016 mb high located from
72N 84W to 64N 93W then to 51N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge from 1025 mb high located from 72N 77W
to 63N 83W then to 49N 75W.

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