Puvirnituq - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 30 July 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light late this morning then becoming southeast 15 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light late this afternoon then becoming southeast 15 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light after midnight then increasing to east 20 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to light Friday afternoon.

A few showers ending early this afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms. A few showers tonight and Friday. Risk of thunderstorms this evening. Fog Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 30 July 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 30 July 2015
Saturday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind light increasing to north 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth of first-year ice except 7 tenths of first-year ice in the southwestern section. Unusual presence of sea ice. 

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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.

1 tenth of first-year ice except 7 tenths of first-year ice in the
southwestern section. Unusual presence of sea ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Puvirnituq - southern 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 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday deepening low 984 mb located at 58N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening low 987 mb located at 58N 82W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
eastern Davis Strait.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Greenland.

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