Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 16 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light tonight and Thursday.

Mist forming early this evening and dissipating Thursday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 16 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 16 August 2017
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme southeastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6135N 6335W to 6255N 6045W to 6510N
5745W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7240N 6445W to 7245N 7020W to 7355N
7540W to Devon Island near 7435N 8025W. Sea ice south and west of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8015W to 7440N
7805W to 7610N 7425W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in the extreme southeastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 16 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary low 1008 mb located at
66N 67W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 75N 64W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 999 mb located at 72N 62W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday high 1017 mb located at 55N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Friday high 1016 mb located at 54N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary low 1001 mb located at 59N 100W.

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