East Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 08 December 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind north 30 knots.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray becoming moderate overnight.

Temperatures near minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 07 December 2016
Tonight and Thursday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 07 December 2016
Friday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 25 in the morning.
Saturday Wind north 30 knots increasing to north 40 late in the day.
Sunday Wind north 45 knots backing to northwest 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5935N 6155W to 5955N 6045W to 6055N 6140W to
6340N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of
grey-white ice in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Davis - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 08 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 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Davis Strait.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Baffin Island.

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