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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 12 February 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 45 knots.

Snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 16.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 12 February 2016
Tonight and Saturday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 12 February 2016
Sunday Wind north 45 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then increasing to north 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 30 knots increasing to west 35 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 February 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 northeastern section. Strong ice pressure in the compacted ice of the southern section developing tonight. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 February 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

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 northeastern section. Strong
ice pressure in the compacted ice of the southern section developing
tonight.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 12 February 2016

'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 12 February 2016

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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