Frobisher Bay


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 Sunday morning.

Chance of flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Sunday morning. Freezing spray beginning Sunday evening.

Temperatures near minus 7.


Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2016
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6705N 6205W to 6840N
6620W to 6955N 6420W to 7150N 6735W to 7315N 6555W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 22 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday low 1005 mb located at 58N 96W.
By 1200 UTC Sunday dissipating low 1013 mb located at 58N 93W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday building high 1030 mb located at 67N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Monday high 1040 mb located at 67N 84W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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