Clarence - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 25 knots increasing to north 35 after midnight then diminishing to north 30 Saturday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Sunday Wind north 25 knots increasing to north 30 in the morning.
Monday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 2 tenths old ice except 9 tenths old ice over the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7355N 9010W to
7400N 8945W to 7425N 9200W to Devon Island near 7440N 9140W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7430N 8515W to
7345N 8130W to 7410N 7705W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths old ice except 9 tenths old ice over the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017

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 6:30 PM MDT 21 September 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 75N 120W to 67N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 75N 120W to 67N 100W.

By 0000 UTC Saturday cold front located from 87N 32W to 80N 120W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Baffin Bay.

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