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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 March 2017

Tonight and Saturday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots veering to southwest 20 to 25 after midnight then increasing to north 50 early Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to north 45 Saturday afternoon.

Periods of snow. Blizzard beginning early Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in blizzard.

Temperatures near minus 15.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 March 2017
Tonight and Saturday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 March 2017
Sunday Wind north 45 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind light becoming west 15 knots late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 March 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Special ice 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. Difficult ice conditions expected. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 March 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Special ice 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.
Difficult ice conditions expected.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EDT 24 March 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Special ice warning in effect

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Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 March 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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