West Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 35 knots diminishing to northeast 30 early this morning and to northeast 20 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday morning.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Friday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Saturday Wind light increasing to southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice pressure warning in effect. 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except ice covered in the western section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice easing Wednesday morning. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5835N 6105W to 5900N 6000W to 6200N 6125W to
6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except ice
covered in the western section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice
easing Wednesday morning.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 27 June 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 27 June 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday dissipating low 998 mb located at 59N 62W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Baffin Island.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday high 1022 mb located at 68N 92W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday high 1022 mb located at 61N 90W.

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