Belcher - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 October 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 this morning then veering to northwest 15 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light after midnight then increasing to southwest 20 Saturday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Saturday evening.

A few flurries and chance of showers ending early this afternoon. A few flurries beginning Saturday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near plus 1.


Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 October 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late this morning then building to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 October 2016
Sunday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to west 30 in the morning then increasing to west 40 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind west 40 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5705N 9150W to 6035N 9400W to
6345N 8840W to 6145N 8330W to 6325N 7925W to 6520N 8300W to 6740N
7915W to 6610N 7605W to 6455N 7910W to Foxe Peninsula near 6435N
7810W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Belcher - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 28 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 28 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 1001 mb located at 68N 79W.

At 1200 UTC Friday deepening low 1006 mb located at 59N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 998 mb low located from 65N 62W to
69N 82W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday intensifying low 1001 mb located at 62N 94W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 983 mb located at 62N 85W.

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