Frobisher Bay


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 26 November 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots late this evening and to northwest 30 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Friday evening.

A few flurries changing to snow early this evening then to a few flurries after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray beginning Friday morning.

Temperatures minus 12 falling to minus 22 Friday evening.


Issued 05:00 AM EST 26 November 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 26 November 2015
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 26 November 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 8 tenths of grey ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 26 November 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6115N 6315W to 6135N 6000W to 6300N 6000W to
6355N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of grey ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 05:00 AM EST 26 November 2015

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 AM EST 26 November 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 1004 mb located 180 miles southeast
of Inukjuak.
By 0000 UTC Saturday departing low located southeast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Thursday trough located on a line north-south over
western Hudson Strait.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough located from 62N 50W to 64N 64W.

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