James Bay - southern half

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Issued 05:00 PM CST 18 November 2017

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 6025N 6430W to 6110N 6310W and
then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 9 tenths of new ice including 4 tenths of grey ice
along the coast. Unusual presence of sea ice along the eastern
coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

James Bay - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CST 18 November 2017

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.

Special ice warning in effect

James Bay

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2017

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 EST 18 November 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough from 997 mb low located
on a line east-west over central Hudson Bay.

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