Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 17 December 2014

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 20 knots increasing to north 35 early Thursday afternoon.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water moderate freezing spray becoming severe Thursday morning.

Temperatures near minus 11.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 17 December 2014
Tonight and Thursday Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 after midnight and to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 17 December 2014
Friday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday 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 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5850N 6120W to 6000N 6000W to 6330N 5755W 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 17 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 17 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 17 December 2014 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1000 mb located at 66N 66W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 996 mb located at 63N 48W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday building ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Victoria Island.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from Prince of Wales Island to
Southampton Island.

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