Cumberland

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots Friday afternoon and to northwest 25 Friday evening.

Periods of light snow beginning after midnight and ending early Friday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning Friday evening.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind southeast 40 knots diminishing to southeast 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 2 tenths of new ice along parts of Baffin Island. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to
6500N 6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 7025N
6655W to 7050N 6515W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 2 tenths of new ice along parts of Baffin Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Cumberland

Issued 5:00 PM EDT 19 October 2017

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday merging low 985 mb located at 58N 77.50W.
At 0000 UTC Friday merging low 987 mb located at 59N 67.50W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 983 mb located at 57N 53W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Friday building ridge from 1016 mb high located from
72N 84W to 64N 93W then to 51N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge from 1025 mb high located from 72N 77W
to 63N 83W then to 49N 75W.

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