West Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 30 knots increasing to northwest 40 late this afternoon and to northwest 45 near midnight.

A few flurries ending after midnight. Periods of light snow Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near minus 18.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2016
Tuesday Wind northwest 45 knots diminishing to northwest 35 in the morning and to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of grey ice including 3 tenths of grey-white ice along the shore in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6000N 6210W to 6020N 6130W to 6055N 6140W to
6340N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of grey ice including 3
tenths of grey-white ice along the shore in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2016

'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 EST 11 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located over the coast
of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Sunday deepening low 1002 mb located at 64N 95W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 993 mb located at 60N 91W.

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