Ungava - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 09 December 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind north 20 knots backing to northwest 25 after midnight.

Periods of light snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray becoming severe Saturday evening.

Temperatures near minus 9.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 08 December 2016
Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 08 December 2016
Saturday Wind north 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 30.
Monday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice along the coast. Areas of new ice developing overnight. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of
grey-white ice along the coast. Areas of new ice developing
overnight.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Ungava - western half

Issued 05:30 AM EST 09 December 2016

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 EST 9 December 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located over the coast
of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Sunday approaching trough located over western Foxe
Basin.

At 0000 UTC Sunday deepening low 957 mb located at 57N 47W.

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