Cumberland

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 02 August 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 after midnight and to light Monday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Monday evening.

Chance of drizzle today and tonight. Fog.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 02 August 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 02 August 2015
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming southeast 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Thursday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Special ice warning in effect. 9 tenths of first-year ice including 3 tenths of old ice. Unusual presence of sea ice in Cumberland Sound. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 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 7410N 7030W to 7420N 7810W to 7630N
7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

9 tenths of first-year ice including 3 tenths of old ice. Unusual
presence of sea ice in Cumberland Sound.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Cumberland

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 02 August 2015

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 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday low 994 mb located at 57N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 995 mb located at 55N 72W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday building ridge located on a line north-south
over Davis Strait.

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