Puvirnituq - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 October 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots early this afternoon and to southeast 25 late this evening. Wind increasing to east 40 Thursday morning then diminishing to northeast 30 Thursday evening.

Flurries ending early this morning. Snow and chance of rain beginning after midnight and changing to periods of light snow Thursday morning then to snow Thursday afternoon and ending Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 October 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 after midnight and to 4 Thursday morning. Seas subsiding to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 October 2017
Friday Wind northeast 30 knots diminishing to northeast 20 in the morning.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots increasing to southeast 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 40 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5710N 9125W to 6045N
9245W to 6320N 8835W to 6240N 8440W to Southampton Island near 6340N
8225W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6510N 8340W
to 6800N 7925W to 6650N 7800W to 6650N 7640W to Foxe Peninsula near
6525N 7635W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Puvirnituq - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 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 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 975 mb located at 56N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 988 mb located at 57N 80W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening low 996 mb located at 71N 66W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening low 1003 mb located at 73N 70W.

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