Puvirnituq - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 02 August 2015

Tonight and Monday

Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 20 early Monday afternoon.

Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 02 August 2015
Tonight and Monday Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 02 August 2015
Tuesday Wind east 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northeast 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth of first-year ice except 5 tenths of first-year ice in the southern section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the southern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5650N 8900W to 5800N
8800W to 5800N 8600W to 6000N 8500W to 6230N 7940W to Quebec near
6215N 7810W. Sea ice east and south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6500N 8705W to
Southampton Island near 6500N 8610W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6330N 8700W to
6250N 8600W to 6200N 8330W to 6420N 7550W to Baffin Island near
6310N 7140W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

1 tenth of first-year ice except 5 tenths of first-year ice in the
southern section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the southern
section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Puvirnituq - southern half

Issued 3:41 PM EDT 02 August 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 2 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday low 996 mb located at 56N 83W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 996 mb located at 56N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Greenland.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 72N 60W to 67N 61W then to
60N 55W.

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