East Baffin

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 October 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late this morning and to northwest 10 to 15 early this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Friday afternoon.

Chance of flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray near noon. Freezing spray beginning Friday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 2 falling to minus 7 Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind southeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 4 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

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 4 tenths of grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Baffin

Issued 05:30 AM 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.

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