Frobisher Bay


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots Friday morning with gusts to 25.

Chance of flurries late this afternoon tonight and Friday morning with a risk of freezing drizzle. Mist forming this afternoon and dissipating Friday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Temperatures near plus 1.


Issued 05:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots with gusts to 25 diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northwest 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20.
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7355N 9010W to
7400N 8945W to 7425N 9200W to Devon Island near 7440N 9140W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7430N 8515W to
7345N 8130W to 7410N 7705W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday weakening trough from 995 mb low located from
57N 100W to 58N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday dissipating low 1007 mb located at 75N 115W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located west of

At 1200 UTC Thursday dissipating ridge located from Victoria Island
to Baffin Island then to Quebec.

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