Clarence - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:07 AM EDT 08 October 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon then increasing to northeast 15 this evening. Wind increasing to northeast 20 Friday morning then diminishing to northeast 15 Friday evening.

Chance of flurries today and tonight.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray beginning Friday morning.

Temperatures near minus 9.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 08 October 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 08 October 2015
Saturday Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 25 in the afternoon and to north 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to northeast 20.
Monday Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to north 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 8 tenths of multi-year ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7235N 7535W to
7255N 6925W to 7420N 7355W to 7520N 7330W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of multi-year ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 10:07 AM EDT 08 October 2015

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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday departing low 997 mb located at 72N 102W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 71N 70W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1001 mb located at 74N 90W.

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