Puvirnituq - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 27 July 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light.

Fog forming after midnight and dissipating late Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 27 July 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 27 July 2015
Wednesday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots in the morning and to northeast 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind east 30 knots diminishing to southeast 15.
Friday Wind south 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. 3 tenths of first-year ice except 8 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 27 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6230N 7700W to 6400N 7600W to
6230N 7100W to 6130N 6600W to 6200N 6510W then northeastward. Sea
ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

3 tenths of first-year ice except 8 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 11:00 AM EDT 27 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 27 July 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located from 57N 69W to 61N 78W then
to 68N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough located from 54N 66W to 62N 78W then
to 67N 93W.

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

At 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 52N 79W to 56N 81W then to
64N 95W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 59N 78W to 64N 98W.

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