Belcher - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 28 October 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late Saturday morning then increasing to southwest 30 Saturday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Saturday evening.

A few flurries changing to snow and rain Saturday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near zero.


Issued 05:00 PM CDT 28 October 2016
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 28 October 2016
Sunday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to west 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 25 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 5:00 PM 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 PM EDT 28 October 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday intensifying low 1007 mb located at 66N 105W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday intensifying low 983 mb located at 62N 84W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building ridge located over Victoria Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge from 1031 mb high located from 72N 113W
to 58N 98W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday deepening low 997 mb located at 62N 73W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 994 mb located at 67N 97W.

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