Frobisher Bay


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 23 October 2016

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late this evening and to northwest 25 Monday afternoon.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this evening.

Temperatures near minus 9.


Issued 05:00 PM EDT 23 October 2016
Tonight and Monday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 23 October 2016
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Thursday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

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 5:00 PM EDT 23 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 PM EDT 23 October 2016 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday dissipating trough from low located near

At 0000 UTC Monday high 1040 mb located at 68N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1034 mb located at 62N 87W.

At 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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