East Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 30 knots increasing to north 40 after midnight and to north 45 Tuesday morning.

A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 11.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 late this morning then building to 3 early this evening. Seas building to 4 late overnight and to 5 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 05 December 2016
Wednesday Wind north 45 knots.
Thursday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 30.
Friday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice in the western and northern sections. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6035N 6235W to 6320N 5805W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of
grey-white ice in the western and northern sections.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Davis - southern 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 - southern 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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