Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 21 October 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 Saturday evening.

Chance of flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending Saturday evening.

Temperatures near minus 4.


Issued 05:00 PM EDT 21 October 2016
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 21 October 2016
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6705N 6205W to 6840N
6620W to 6955N 6420W to 7150N 6735W to 7315N 6555W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 5:00 PM EDT 21 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 21 October 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday low 1003 mb located at 61N 104W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday weakening low 1008 mb located at 59N 94W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building high 1021 mb located over Boothia
Peninsula extending southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1035 mb located over Melville Peninsula
extending southeastward.

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