Clarence - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 25 September 2016

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to south 35 late this evening with gusts to 45 then diminishing to south 30 early Monday afternoon.

A few flurries beginning near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 25 September 2016
Tonight and Monday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 late overnight then subsiding to 2 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 25 September 2016
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 knots backing to northeast 25 in the afternoon then increasing to north 35 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 20.
Thursday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including 4 tenths of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7320N 8110W to
Bylot Island near 7315N 8045W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7305N 7615W to
7315N 7315W to 7600N 7810W to Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including 4 tenths of
old ice in the extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 9:39 PM EDT 25 September 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 25 September 2016 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday trough from 998 mb low located from 85N 125W
to 65N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1006 mb low located from 80N 70W
to 68N 93W.

At 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 79N 136W to 73N 120W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 82N 85W to 68N 109W.

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