Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 05 July 2015

Tonight and Monday

Wind northeast 15 knots veering to east 20 early this evening then increasing to northeast 30 late Monday afternoon. Wind backing to northwest 30 Monday evening.

A few showers beginning early this evening changing to rain after midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 05 July 2015
Tonight and Monday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 05 July 2015
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 1:07 PM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus tenths of first-year ice. Strong ice pressure against Mansel Island on Monday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 1:07 PM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus tenths of first-year ice. Strong ice pressure against Mansel
Island on Monday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 1:07 PM EDT 05 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 5 July 2015 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday deepening low 999 mb located at 58N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 985 mb located at 61N 77W.

At 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary ridge located over Davis Strait.

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