Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 02 July 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 20 knots Friday afternoon.

Periods of rain beginning near midnight. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating Friday morning.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 02 July 2015
Tonight and Friday Over open water seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 02 July 2015
Saturday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except consolidated first-year ice in northern section. Strong ice pressure developing late Friday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 5920N 5725W to 6235N 6105W to
6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except
consolidated first-year ice in northern section. Strong ice pressure
developing late Friday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 02 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 2 July 2015 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday dissipating low 1003 mb located at 59N 93W.

At 0000 UTC Friday trough from 1005 mb low located from 56N 91W
to 68N 80W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 1005 mb low located from 55N 82W
to 68N 77W.

At 0030 UTC Friday ridge located at 69N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located over western Hudson Bay.

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