Clarence - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 04 August 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 20 knots increasing to south 30 late overnight then diminishing to south 20 late Wednesday morning. Wind becoming northwest 20 Wednesday afternoon then increasing to northwest 35 Wednesday evening.

Rain beginning near midnight and ending Wednesday evening. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 04 August 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 near midnight and to 3 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to west 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 20 knots backing to south 15.
Saturday Wind south 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 3 tenths of old ice near parts of the coasts and in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6550W to
6215N 6230W to 6300N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7430N 7155W to 7415N 7225W to 7420N
7810W to 7630N 7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 3 tenths of old ice near parts of the coasts and
in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - southern half

Issued 6:11 PM EDT 04 August 2015

'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 4 August 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday weakening trough from 998 mb low located
from 80N 124W to 72N 108W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 1001 mb located at 79N 113W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday deepening low 1005 mb located at 74N 108W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 994 mb low located from 84N 85W
to 72N 72W.

By 0000 UTC Thursday building ridge located from 70N 165W to
71N 120W.

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