Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 27 July 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots Tuesday evening.

Fog patches.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 27 July 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Over open water seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 27 July 2015
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 20 knots backing to east 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. 5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths of old ice in the central section. Unusual presence of sea ice near Iqaluit. Difficult ice conditions in the central section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6200N 6510W to 6215N 6300W to 6330N
5925W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7400N 6940W to 7420N 7830W to 7645N
7500W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
tenths of old ice in the central section. Unusual presence of sea
ice near Iqaluit. Difficult ice conditions in the central section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 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 PM EDT 27 July 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located from 57N 69W to 61N 78W then
to 68N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough located from 54N 66W to 62N 78W then
to 67N 93W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located over western
Davis Strait.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 52N 79W to 56N 81W then to
64N 95W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 59N 78W to 64N 98W.

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