Roes Welcome - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 30 knots diminishing to southeast 20 early this afternoon then increasing to east 30 after midnight. Wind diminishing to south 15 Monday morning and to light Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 35 Monday evening.

Periods of light snow or ice pellets changing to rain late this afternoon then to a few showers and flurries Monday morning. Periods of light snow Monday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to north 20.
Thursday Wind north 25 knots increasing to north 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Open water except 8 tenths new ice along parts of the coast. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Arctic - Eastern Arctic marine weather areas Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Gjoa Haven Airport Kugaaruk Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Shepherd Bay Airport Whale Cove Airport Arctic Bay Brevoort Island Qikiqtarjuaq Airport Cape Dorset Airport Cape Dyer Cape Hooper Clyde River Airport Grise Fiord Airport Hall Beach Airport Igloolik Airport Iqaluit Airport Longstaff Bluff Pangnirtung Airport Pond Inlet Airport Naujaat Resolute Airport Resolution Island Rowley Island Airport Taloyoak Airport Wager Bay Akulivik Airport Ivujivik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Quaqtaq Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak Cape Kiglapait Nain Airport Saglek Cape Mercy Kimmirut Airport Aupaluk Airport Salluit Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport Cape Liverpool Fort Ross
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

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 6525N
7820W to Foxe Peninsula near 6440N 7815W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Roes Welcome - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday deepening low 986 mb located at 57N 94W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 972 mb located at 65.50N 85W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge located from 52N 67W to 74N 68W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday departing ridge located from 56N 54W to 65N 56W.

Arctic - Eastern Arctic Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

Summer 2017: Significant weather across Canada

By analyzing weather events, ECCC is collecting more information as to how our climate is changing.

Date modified: