Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots late overnight and to southeast 20 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 30 late Saturday morning then diminishing to south 20 late Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to south 15 Saturday evening.

Snow beginning this evening changing to a few flurries late Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray Saturday morning and afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 5.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015
Tonight and Saturday Outside the ice edge seas less than 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early Saturday morning then subsiding to 1 late Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015
Sunday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light becoming north 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday 4 tenths of multi-year ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6945N 14100W to 7015N 13630W to 7115N 13740W
to 7110N 14100W then westward. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of multi-year ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 5:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015

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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 9 October 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday dissipating low located at 74N 87W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday low 1006 mb located at 70N 115W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating low 1008 mb located at 70N 101W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from 78N 78W to 73N 82W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 77N 82W to 68N 89W.

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