Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 03 July 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.

Periods of rain. Mist dissipating Saturday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 03 July 2015
Tonight and Saturday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 03 July 2015
Sunday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 in the morning.
Monday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to southeast 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 July 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except consolidated first-year ice in northern section. Strong ice pressure developing this afternoon. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 July 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 5905N 5825W to 6200N 6045W to
6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except
consolidated first-year ice in northern section. Strong ice pressure
developing this afternoon.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 03 July 2015

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 3 July 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Hudson Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over eastern
Hudson Bay.

At 0000 UTC Sunday approaching low 1000 mb located over northern
Manitoba.

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