Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 July 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots late this morning then diminishing to light early this evening. Wind becoming southeast 15 Wednesday morning then diminishing to light Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to east 20 Wednesday evening.

A few showers overnight. Fog dissipating early this morning. Fog Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 July 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 July 2015
Thursday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 July 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 1 tenth of first-year ice in the western section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 July 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6220N 7800W to 6300N 8000W to
6400N 7700W to 6400N 7500W to 6230N 7100W to 6130N 6600W to 6200N
6510W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 1 tenth of first-year ice in the western section.
Unusual presence of sea ice in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 July 2015

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 28 July 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday dissipating ridge located from 55N 78W to
69N 87W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Davis Strait.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 987 mb located at 56N 87W.

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