Central Brevoort - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 19 December 2014

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind north 20 knots backing to northwest 15 late this morning then increasing to north 25 early this evening. Wind increasing to north 30 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 15 Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Periods of light snow beginning early this morning and ending Saturday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate at times severe freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 11 Saturday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 19 December 2014
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late this evening then subsiding to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 19 December 2014
Sunday Wind light becoming north 15 knots in the afternoon.
Monday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light becoming north 15 knots late in the day.

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)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central Brevoort - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 19 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 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Baffin Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line east-west over northern
Baffin Island.

At 1200 UTC Friday low 1018 mb located at 60N 91W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 1009 mb located at 63N 74W.

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