East Davis - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 October 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 20 knots increasing to north 30 after midnight and to north 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to north 30 near noon Saturday.

Periods of light snow beginning after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning overnight.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this evening and to 3 after midnight. Seas building to 4 late overnight then subsiding to 3 near noon Saturday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light increasing to south 40 knots late in the day.
Tuesday Wind south 40 knots diminishing to south 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

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

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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.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Davis - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EDT 20 October 2017

'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 5:00 PM EDT 20 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 20 October 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday low 982 mb located at 56N 52.50W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating low 984 mb located at 54N 46W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building ridge located from James Bay to
Southampton Island then to Devon Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over the Ungava Peninsula to
Devon Island.

At 0000 UTC Saturday intensifying low 985 mb located over southern
Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 988 mb located over northern Manitoba.

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