Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 30 July 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind easterly 15 knots diminishing to light early Friday morning then increasing to northeast 20 Friday evening.

A few showers ending early Friday afternoon. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening. Fog.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 30 July 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 30 July 2015
Saturday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northwest 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind light increasing to north 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 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 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6220N 7800W to 6250N 8015W to
6355N 7710W 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 12:08 PM EDT 30 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 PM EDT 30 July 2015 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday low 986 mb located at 59N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 986 mb located at 58N 82W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary ridge from high located on a
line north-south over Greenland.

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