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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 17 November 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to northeast 30 early Saturday afternoon and to northeast 35 late Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to east 30 Saturday evening.

A few flurries changing to snow late Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending Saturday afternoon.

Low tonight minus 6. High Saturday zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 17 November 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 early Saturday morning and to 4 early Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 17 November 2017
Sunday Wind east 30 knots.
Monday Wind east 30 knots increasing to east 40.
Tuesday Wind east 40 knots diminishing to southeast 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 November 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 4 tenths of new ice in the northern and extreme eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 November 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 6010N 6420W to 6110N 6310W and
then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 4 tenths of new ice in the northern and extreme
eastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 17 November 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 17 November 2017

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 PM EST 17 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
central Hudson Strait.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over eastern Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 994 mb low located on a line
northwest-southeast over western Hudson Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 997 mb low located from 62N 97W to
59N 84W then to 51N 78W.

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