West Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 19 November 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind northeast 30 knots except northeast 45 near the entrance to Cumberland Sound. Wind becoming northeast 40 late overnight then increasing to northeast 50 early Monday afternoon.

A few flurries changing to snow at times heavy late Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Low tonight minus 10. High Monday minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 19 November 2017
Tonight and Monday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 19 November 2017
Tuesday Wind northeast 50 knots diminishing to east 40 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind southeast 40 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to southeast 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 9 tenths new ice except 9 tenths of new ice including 4 tenths of grey ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6110N 6310W to 6315N 5755W then
northeastwards. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths new ice except 9 tenths of new ice including 4 tenths of
grey ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 19 November 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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 PM EST 19 November 2017 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Monday intensifying trough from 982 mb low located
from Anticosti Island to Arviat.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday splitting low 979 mb located near Puvirnituq.

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