Coats - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 19 August 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 20 this evening then veering to east 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 19 August 2017
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 19 August 2017
Monday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 August 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 4 tenths of first-year ice near Southampton Island. Unusual presence of sea ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 August 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6630N 8550W to 6605N
8530W to Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice east of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6355N 8305W
to 6310N 8335W to 6255N 7930W to 6345N 7830W to 6515N 8050W Baffin
Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6715W to
6130N 6625W to 6110N 6505W to 6135N 6335W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 4 tenths of first-year ice near Southampton
Island. Unusual presence of sea ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Coats

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 August 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 19 August 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday trough located from Great Slave Lake to
Churchill.
By 0000 UTC Monday intensifying frontal system located from Great
Slave Lake to James Bay.

At 0000 UTC Sunday intensifying low located over central Quebec.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 992 mb located at 57N 65W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary high located over Foxe Basin.

At 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating low 1005 mb located over Davis
Strait.

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