Resolution - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 January 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind west 20 knots increasing to southwest 30 early this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 15 Wednesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday evening.

Periods of light snow beginning Wednesday morning.

Temperatures minus 25 rising to minus 12 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 January 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 January 2017
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20.
Saturday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice including 4 tenths of first-year ice except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. Strong ice pressure developing in the pack ice and against Resolution Island overnight and easing Wednesday evening. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus tenths of grey-white ice including 4 tenths of first-year ice
except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice including a trace of old ice
in the eastern section. Strong ice pressure developing in the pack
ice and against Resolution Island overnight and easing Wednesday
evening.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 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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