West Brevoort - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots backing to north 30 Saturday morning.

Periods of snow ending after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning Saturday morning.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this morning and to 3 after midnight. Seas building to 4 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20 in the morning and to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind south 25 knots veering to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 2 tenths of new ice along parts of Baffin Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

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 2 tenths of new ice along parts of Baffin Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

West Brevoort - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017

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 EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 990 mb located over Ungava Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 995 mb low located southeast of
Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Friday intensifying low 993 mb located over western
Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 988 mb located over northeastern Manitoba.

At 1200 UTC Friday building ridge located from Ontario to Devon
Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over Labrador to Baffin Island.

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