James Bay - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 26 July 2016

Tonight and Wednesday

Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots veering to northwest 20 after midnight then increasing to northwest 25 late Wednesday morning with gusts to 35.

Periods of rain. Fog patches dissipating Wednesday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 26 July 2016
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 26 July 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind southeast 20 knots becoming north 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday 3 tenths of first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6055N 6925W to Quebec near
6030N 6445W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6230N 7645W to 6315N
7530W to Baffin Island near 6415N 7720W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of first-year ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

James Bay - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 26 July 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

James Bay - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 26 July 2016
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 26 July 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 1006 mb located at 66N 99W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday weakening low 1000 mb located at 56N 77W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday departing low 1004 mb located at 55N 73W.

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

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