West Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 June 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots diminishing to northeast 20 to 25 Tuesday afternoon.

Fog near the coast of Baffin Island today and Tuesday.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 June 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 June 2017
Wednesday Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 in the morning.
Thursday Wind south 15 knots increasing to north 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 June 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus 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 today and Tuesday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 June 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 6045W to 5900N 5930W to 6130N 6100W to
6325N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus 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 today and Tuesday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Davis - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 26 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 Davis - southern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 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 PM EDT 26 June 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday weakening low 994 mb located at 60N 61W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 1002 mb located at 60N 59W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located over the coast
of Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1005 mb located at 57N 92W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 1005 mb located at 54N 84W.

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