Cumberland

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots early this morning and to southeast 25 early this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 35 after midnight. Wind southeast 35 Thursday.

A few showers beginning Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 2 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017
Friday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to southeast 25 in the morning.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice pressure warning in effect. 8 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice. Strong ice pressure developing in the pack ice tonight and continuing Thursday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6140N 6340W to 6135N 6125W to 6410N
5755W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7450N 7300W to 7515N 7545W to 7605N
7420W then eastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

8 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice. Strong ice
pressure developing in the pack ice tonight and continuing Thursday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Cumberland

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017

'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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

Cumberland

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 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 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday warm front from 994 mb low located from 56N
84W to 61N 77W then to 60N 65W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 996 mb located over southern Ungava Bay.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday deepening trough from 995 mb low located
from 73N 85W to 68N 77W then to 61N 78W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 998 mb low located from 73N 83W to
70N 74W then to 55N 67W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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