Prince Charles


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 October 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots overnight with gusts to 35 then diminishing to light Thursday evening.

A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Thursday morning and afternoon.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 11 Thursday morning.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 October 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 October 2016
Friday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the morning and to east 35 late in the day.
Saturday Wind east 35 knots increasing to east 40.
Sunday Wind east 40 knots diminishing to east 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 October 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 October 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6305N 9035W to 6345N
8840W to 6145N 8330W to 6325N 7925W to 6520N 8300W to 6740N 7915W to
6610N 7605W to 6455N 7910W to Foxe Peninsula near 6435N 7810W. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Manitoba 5815N 9300W to 5855N 9250W
to 5930N 9425W to Manitoba near 5950N 9450W. Sea ice west of the ice

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Prince Charles

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 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 26 October 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Friday approaching low located over northeastern

At 0000 UTC Thursday deepening trough located from 75N 73W to
68N 94W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 1007 mb low located from 71N 79W
to 65N 71W then to 63N 85W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday high 1037 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 0000 UTC Friday departing high 1037 mb located over southern

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