Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 20 to 25 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to northeast 20 to 25 Friday morning. Wind increasing to north 35 Friday evening.

Periods of light snow ending near midnight. Periods of light snow Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late this morning then building to 2 Friday morning. Seas building to 3 Friday afternoon and to 4 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM 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 Conditions

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 05:00 AM 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 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 983 mb located at 58N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 983 mb located at 57N 55W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over Davis
Strait.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located from 67N 87W to 58N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 66N 81W to 52N 78W.

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