Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 18 December 2014

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 40 knots diminishing to north 30 early this evening and to north 15 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light early Friday morning then increasing to north 20 early Friday afternoon. Wind increasing to north 30 late Friday afternoon and to north 35 Friday evening.

A few flurries ending early this evening. Periods of light snow beginning early Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 14.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 18 December 2014
Tonight and Friday Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 late this evening and to 1 early Friday morning. Seas building to 3 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 18 December 2014
Saturday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the morning and to light in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind light increasing to west 20 knots late in the day.
Monday Wind light increasing to southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2014 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 8 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2014 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5825N 6100W to 5905N 5945W to 6110N 6020W to 6330N 5800W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 8 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 18 December 2014

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 18 December 2014

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 EST 18 December 2014 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from Victoria Island to Baker Lake.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
Baffin Island.

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