East Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to light Sunday morning then becoming southeast 15 Sunday afternoon.

Chance of flurries today and this evening. Snow beginning Sunday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending Sunday morning.

Temperatures minus 7 rising to minus 3 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 near noon then subsiding to 1 overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 25.
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to 6500N
6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to
7025N 6425W 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 - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 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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