West Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots increasing to north 45 late this evening then diminishing to north 30 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Wednesday afternoon then veering to north 15 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 metres building to 4 late this morning and to 5 early this evening. Seas subsiding to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017
Thursday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming south 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind north 25 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Borden Peninsula near 7335N 8115W to
Bylot Island near 7335N 8055W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7300N 7615W to
7310N 7400W to 7430N 7545W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Davis - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 September 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 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located over the coast
of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located over Hudson Bay extending
northward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening ridge located over Baffin Island.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front located west of Great Bear Lake.
By 0000 UTC Thursday cold front located over western Foxe Basin.

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