Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 01 October 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 20 knots backing to west 25 late Sunday morning.

Chance of flurries with a risk of freezing drizzle changing to snow early Sunday morning and ending Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning this evening and ending Sunday evening.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 01 October 2016
Tonight and Sunday Over open water seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 01 October 2016
Monday Wind west 20 knots veering to north 20 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday 4 tenths of multi-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7245N 7645W to 7250N
7335W to 7315N 7140W to 7420N 7610W to 7420N 7940W to 7500N 7655W to
Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of multi-year ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 01 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday high 1032 mb located at 75N 118W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge from 1035 mb high located from 67N 95W
to 75N 130W.

By 1200 UTC Sunday intensifying low mb located at 73N 105W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary low 1001 mb located at
73N 60W.

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