East Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 03 December 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 20 knots increasing to north 35 late Sunday morning and to north 40 late Sunday afternoon.

Periods of light snow beginning after midnight and ending Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray beginning this evening becoming severe Sunday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 6.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 03 December 2016
Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre building to 2 late overnight and to 3 late Sunday morning. Seas building to 4 late Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 03 December 2016
Monday Wind north 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind north 35 knots increasing to north 40.
Wednesday Wind north 40 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 3 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

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 in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Davis - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 03 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 5:00 PM EST 03 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 PM EST 3 December 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over eastern Davis Strait.

At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary high 1020 mb located over
northern Baffin Island.

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