Frobisher Bay


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 24 October 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 after midnight.

A few flurries beginning this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending Tuesday afternoon.

Low tonight minus 9. High Tuesday minus 4.


Issued 05:00 PM EDT 24 October 2016
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 24 October 2016
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to west 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind west 20 knots.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 October 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 October 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6705N 6205W to 6900N
6525W to 7145N 6545W to 7335N 6750W then northward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 5:00 PM EDT 24 October 2016

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 4:45 PM EDT 24 October 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1036 mb located at 60N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday high 1037 mb located at 52N 85W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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