Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 20 to 25 knots late this afternoon and to southeast 40 Sunday morning. Wind veering to south 45 Sunday evening.

A few showers beginning Sunday morning. Fog patches dissipating late this morning.

Temperatures zero rising to plus 5 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 this evening and to 3 after midnight. Seas building to 5 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind south 45 knots veering to southwest 35 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25.
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to northeast 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 October 2017

'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 4:45 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday deepening low 986 mb located near Lake
Winnipeg.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 977 mb located near Rankin Inlet.

At 1200 UTC Saturday dissipating low 981 mb located at 56N 49W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from Quebec to Melville
Peninsula.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located over Nova Scotia to Baffin Island.

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