Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 10 December 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind north 40 knots increasing to north 55 early Sunday morning then diminishing to north 45 late Sunday afternoon.

A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge severe freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 14.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 10 December 2016
Tonight and Sunday Outside the ice edge seas 3 metres building to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 10 December 2016
Monday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind light.
Wednesday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 3 tenths of grey-white ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6000N 6210W to 6020N 6130W to 6055N 6140W to
6340N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 3 tenths of
grey-white ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 10 December 2016

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 10 December 2016

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 10 December 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located over the coast
of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Sunday low 998 mb located at 68N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 1003 mb located at 64N 98W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 72N 72W to 57N 72W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 70N 93W to 60N 72W.

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