Ungava - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 October 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 30 late this morning and to northwest 20 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light late this evening.

A few showers beginning late this afternoon changing to a few flurries after midnight and ending Monday morning.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 October 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 October 2015
Tuesday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 October 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 October 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6345N 8025W to
6335N 8025W to 6330N 7835W to 6410N 7805W to Southampton Island near
6410N 7950W to 6350N 8030W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Vansittart Island near 6540N 8330W to
6505N 8240W to 6555N 7840W to 6635N 7845W to 6615N 8205W to
Vansittart Island near 6550N 8340W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Foxe Peninsula near 6520N 7505W to
6615N 7445W to 6725N 7305W to 6655N 7725W to 6940N 7750W to Baffin
Island near 6955N 7850W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6925N 8200W
to 6935N 8150W to Baffin Island near 6950N 8210W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Ungava - western half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 October 2015

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 4 October 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday weakening high 1038 mb located at 52N 70W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge from 1022 mb high located from 50N 72W
to 56N 67W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday trough from 1001 mb low located over 64N 60W
to 55N 99W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday dissipating trough located over 56N 58W to
57N 93W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday weakening ridge from 1032 mb high located over
62N 98W to 71N 75W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge from 1020 mb high located over 61N 71W
to 74N 79W.

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