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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 20 December 2014

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind light increasing to west 20 knots late this morning and to southwest 30 early this evening.

Periods of light snow beginning late this afternoon and ending after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate at times severe freezing spray beginning this morning.

Temperatures minus 18 rising to minus 9 Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 20 December 2014
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas less than 1 metre building to 1 to 2 late this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 20 December 2014
Monday Wind west 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 December 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday 8 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including 3 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 northeastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 December 2014 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including 3 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 northeastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EST 20 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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