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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 25 February 2017

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 early this evening and to light late this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 20 after midnight and to east 30 late overnight. Wind increasing to east 35 early Sunday morning then diminishing to southeast 30 early Sunday afternoon. Wind veering to southwest 30 Sunday evening.

Snow and blizzard beginning late overnight changing to periods of light snow Sunday evening. Visibility near zero in blizzard.

Low tonight minus 22. High Sunday minus 6.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 25 February 2017
Tonight and Sunday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 25 February 2017
Monday Wind west 35 knots increasing to west 40 in the morning then diminishing to west 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 35 knots increasing to west 40 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 developing in the pack ice overnight and continuing Sunday. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

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 developing in the pack ice overnight and
continuing Sunday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 25 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 25 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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