Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 15 knots early this morning and to northwest 30 this evening. Wind northwest 30 Saturday.

Periods of snow ending early this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning near midnight and ending Saturday evening.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Monday Wind southeast 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots backing to southwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to
6500N 6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 7025N
6655W to 7050N 6515W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 05:00 AM 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 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 990 mb located over Ungava Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 995 mb low located southeast of
Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Friday intensifying low 993 mb located over western
Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 988 mb located over northeastern Manitoba.

At 1200 UTC Friday building ridge located from Ontario to Devon
Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over Labrador to Baffin Island.

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