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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to northeast 25 knots early this morning then diminishing to north 15 early this afternoon. Wind increasing to north 25 late this evening and to north 30 Saturday morning.

Periods of snow ending late this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning overnight and ending Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 5 Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 metres becoming 2 to 3 late this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to southeast 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to southwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 990 mb located over Ungava Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 995 mb low located southeast of
Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Friday intensifying low 993 mb located over western
Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 988 mb located over northeastern Manitoba.

At 1200 UTC Friday building ridge located from Ontario to Devon
Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over Labrador to Baffin Island.

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