Central Brevoort - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 09 December 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 25 knots increasing to north 35 late overnight and to north 40 Saturday evening.

A few flurries beginning early this evening and ending Saturday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray beginning near noon becoming severe Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 1 falling to minus 17 then rising to minus 8 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 09:27 AM EST 09 December 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 3 metres building to 4 late overnight and to 5 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 09:17 AM EST 09 December 2016
Sunday Wind north 45 knots.
Monday Wind north 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

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

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 9 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5935N 6155W to 5955N 6045W 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)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort

Issued 05:00 AM EST 09 December 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central Brevoort - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 09 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 AM EST 9 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located over the coast
of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Sunday approaching trough located over western Foxe
Basin.

At 0000 UTC Sunday deepening low 957 mb located at 57N 47W.

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