Resolution - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 January 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 35 knots diminishing to southwest 25 late this afternoon and to light late this evening.

Periods of light snow ending near midnight. Blowing snow ending late this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in blowing snow and in snow.

Temperatures near minus 14.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 January 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 January 2017
Friday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind light increasing to west 30 knots late in the day.

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 Conditions

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)

Gale warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 January 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.

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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