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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 08 December 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots after midnight and to northeast 30 Friday afternoon.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning overnight.

Temperatures minus 12 rising to minus 7 this afternoon then falling to minus 15 Friday evening.


Issued 05:30 PM EST 07 December 2016
Tonight and Thursday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 10:13 AM EST 07 December 2016
Friday Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northeast 35 in the morning then diminishing to northeast 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 15.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 3 tenths of grey ice. Areas of new ice developing overnight. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of grey ice. Areas of new ice developing overnight.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EST 08 December 2016

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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Davis Strait.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Baffin Island.

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