Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 10 December 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late this afternoon and to northwest 30 Sunday morning.

Blowing snow beginning late this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in blowing snow.

Temperatures near minus 23.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 10 December 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 10 December 2016
Monday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 9 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 9 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice along the southern coast. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 9 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

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

9 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus
tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice along the
southern coast.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary trough located over the
coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Saturday low 996 mb located at 71N 95W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 1004 mb located at 61N 90W.

At 0000 UTC Monday approaching low 966 mb located at 57N 47W.

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