Clarence - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 30 September 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 25 late overnight and to north 15 late Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to light Saturday afternoon then becoming northeast 15 Saturday evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray tonight.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 30 September 2016
Tonight and Saturday Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 early Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 30 September 2016
Sunday Wind north 20 knots.
Monday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice in the northwestern section. 5 tenths of old ice along parts of the coast in the northern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7305N 8035W to
Bylot Island near 7310N 8010W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7250N 7605W to
7250N 7335W to 7315N 7140W to 7420N 7610W to 7420N 7940W to
Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of first-year ice including 2 tenths of
old ice in the northwestern section. 5 tenths of old ice along parts
of the coast in the northern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 30 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 30 September 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 6:30 PM MDT 30 September 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday high 1032 mb located at 75N 127W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1035 mb located at 71N 115W.

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