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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 19 December 2014

Tonight and Saturday

Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 20 early this evening then diminishing to north 15 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light after midnight then increasing to southwest 20 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 30 Saturday evening.

Periods of light snow Saturday morning and Saturday afternoon and evening changing to snow Saturday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray ending after midnight. Moderate freezing spray beginning Saturday morning except severe Saturday evening.

Temperatures minus 9 falling to minus 14 overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 19 December 2014
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre subsiding to less than 1 after midnight then building to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:34 PM EST 19 December 2014
Sunday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning.
Monday Wind west 20 knots backing to southwest 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday 8 tenths of new ice except 8 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice in the southern section and the northwest section along Baffin Island. 9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice over the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of new ice except 8 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice in the southern section and the northwest section along Baffin Island. 9 tenths of grey ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice over the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 19 December 2014

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 EST 20 December 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Baffin Island.

At 1200 UTC Saturday dissipating low 1008 mb located at 62N 81W.

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