Jones - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 knots except west 25 over western sections. Wind diminishing to west 20 late overnight then increasing to west 35 Wednesday morning except west 25 over western sections.

A few flurries and a few showers.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 2 Wednesday morning then building to 2 to 3 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016
Thursday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning.
Friday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 August 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water except 1 tenth of old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 August 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6505N 6435W
to 6450N 6440W to 6425N 6315W to 6540N 6130W to Cumberland Peninsula
near 6600N 6200W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7350N 8700W to
Devon Island near 7430N 8730W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7545N 8300W to
Ellesmere Island near 7615N 8450W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Ellesmere Island near 7700N 7805W to
7700N 7645W to 7800N 7300W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth of old ice in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Jones - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 6:30 AM MDT 30 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front located from 71N 88W to 68N 97W
then to 69N 117W.
By 1200 UTC Wednesday departing cold front located from 69N 76W
to 67N 95W then to 67N 110W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge from 1038 mb high located from 73N 125W
to 71N 105W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1034 mb high located from 71N 126W
to 68N 112W then to 68N 91W.

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