Central Brevoort - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to southeast 35 early this morning then diminishing to southeast 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light early this evening then becoming east 15 Thursday morning.

A few showers ending early this evening. Fog patches forming early this evening and dissipating near noon Thursday.


Issued 05:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 3 metres building to 4 early this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Friday Wind east 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6200N
6600W to 6210N 6355W to 6525N 6110W to Cumberland Peninsula near
6600N 6200W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6635N 6120W
to 6720N 5955W to 7125N 6355W to 7150N 6655W to Baffin Island near
7110N 7045W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7350N 8615W to
Cornwallis Island near 7440N 9435W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Cornwallis Island near 7530N 9405W to
7540N 9310W to Devon Island near 7615N 9255W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7545N 8110W to 7525N
7815W to 7645N 7440W to 7650N 7305W then northeastward. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 24 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening low 992 mb located over western
Ungava Bay.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 997 mb located at 63N 79W.

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