Belcher - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 31 July 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind southeast 15 knots veering to south 20 early this morning then backing to southeast 15 late this evening.

Periods of light rain or drizzle ending Saturday morning. Fog.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 31 July 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 31 July 2015
Sunday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind east 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect. 4 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice in the western section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the eastern and northern sections. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6220N 7800W to 6250N 8015W to
6355N 7710W to 6400N 7500W to 6230N 7100W to 6130N 6600W to 6200N
6510W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

4 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice in the
western section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the eastern and
northern sections.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Belcher

Issued 12:08 PM EDT 30 July 2015

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 AM EDT 31 July 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday quasi-stationary low 986 mb located at 58N 83W.

At 1200 UTC Friday quasi-stationary ridge from high located on a
line north-south over Greenland.

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