West Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots except northwest 35 near the entrance to Cumberland Sound. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 this morning then veering to north 15 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light this evening then increasing to south 15 overnight except south 20 to 25 near the entrance to Cumberland Sound. Wind becoming south 25 Monday afternoon.

A few showers beginning Monday afternoon changing to rain Monday evening.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 late this morning and to 2 late this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind south 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots backing to southeast 15.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southwest 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 5 tenths of new ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to 6500N
6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to
7025N 6425W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west and
north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 5 tenths of new ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 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.

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