East Davis - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late this afternoon then increasing to northwest 25 late this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 35 Tuesday evening.

A few flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge severe freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 13.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 early this evening then building to 2 to 3 near midnight. Seas building to 4 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016
Wednesday Wind north 35 knots increasing to north 40 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 30 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Friday Wind north 25 knots increasing to north 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice covered. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6025N 6230W to 6340N 5755W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice covered.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Davis - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Davis - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016

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 AM EST 5 December 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday deepening trough located on a line north-south
over eastern Davis Strait.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over eastern Davis Strait.

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