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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 October 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to east 20 knots early this afternoon and to east 30 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to east 35 late this evening then diminishing to northeast 30 Friday morning.

Chance of flurries changing to snow this afternoon then to periods of light snow Friday morning and ending Friday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 early this evening then subsiding to 2 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots backing to north 30 in the morning.
Sunday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind south 30 knots increasing to south 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 1:58 PM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 1:58 PM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6405N 8055W
to 6520N 8320W to 6800N 7925W to 6655N 7645W to 6730N 7300W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7635W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EDT 19 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 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 983 mb located at 58N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 983 mb located at 57N 55W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over Davis
Strait.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located from 67N 87W to 58N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 66N 81W to 52N 78W.

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