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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 26 February 2017

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 35 knots diminishing to east 25 early this evening and to east 15 late this evening. Wind becoming west 15 near midnight then increasing to west 35 after midnight. Wind diminishing to west 30 early Monday afternoon and to southwest 15 Monday evening.

Snow. Blizzard ending early this evening. Blizzard beginning after midnight and ending Monday evening. Visibility near zero in blizzard.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 17 Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 26 February 2017
Tonight and Monday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 26 February 2017
Tuesday Wind west 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 in the afternoon then diminishing to west 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 30.
Thursday Wind west 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 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 extreme eastern section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice today and Monday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

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 extreme eastern section.
Strong ice pressure in the pack ice today and Monday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 26 February 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

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Issued 11:00 AM EST 26 February 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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