Lancaster - eastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 10 October 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind light increasing to northeast 15 knots late this afternoon and to northeast 20 early this evening. Wind veering to east 25 after midnight.

Chance of flurries tonight and Sunday.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Sunday afternoon. Freezing spray beginning Sunday evening.

Temperatures near minus 4.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 10 October 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre building to 2 after midnight then subsiding to 1 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 10 October 2015
Monday Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to east 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to northeast 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7230N 7510W to
7255N 6925W to 7420N 7355W to 7520N 7330W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 10 October 2015

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 AM EDT 10 October 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday dissipating low 991 mb located over Ungava Bay.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from 67N 90W to 59N 91W then
to 50N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 69N 82W to 52N 68W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday low 984 mb located over Great Slave Lake.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 985 mb located at 62N 95W.

At 0000 UTC Monday approaching low 964 mb located at 58.5N 50W.

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