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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 27 February 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 knots diminishing to southwest 30 early this afternoon and to west 15 after midnight. Wind increasing to west 30 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 20 Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 30 Tuesday afternoon.

Periods of light snow ending late this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 16 falling to minus 24 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 27 February 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 27 February 2017
Wednesday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning.
Thursday Wind west 20 knots.
Friday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme eastern section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice today and Tuesday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year
ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme eastern section.
Strong ice pressure in the pack ice today and Tuesday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EST 27 February 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

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Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 February 2017

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.

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