Forecasts for the Kivalliq area of Nunavut


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FPCN13 CWNT 242000
Forecasts for the Kivalliq area of Nunavut issued by Environment
Canada at 3:00 p.m. CDT Tuesday 24 April 2018 for tonight Wednesday
and Wednesday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 4:00 a.m. CDT
Wednesday.

Arviat.
Blizzard warning in effect.
Tonight..Cloudy. Snow at times heavy beginning this evening. Blizzard
 developing before morning. Snowfall amount 10 cm. Wind northwest
 20 km/h becoming southeast 30 early this evening then north 60
 gusting to 80 before morning. Temperature rising to zero by morning.
Wednesday..Blizzard ending in the afternoon then a mix of sun and
 cloud. Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2
 kilometres late in the afternoon. Wind north 60 km/h gusting to 80
 diminishing to 40 gusting to 60 early in the afternoon. Temperature
 falling to minus 15 in the morning then rising. Wind chill minus 30.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries.
 Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2 kilometres early
 in the evening. Wind north 40 km/h gusting to 60 becoming northwest
 20 early in the evening. Low minus 16. Wind chill minus 25.

Rankin Region including Whale Cove.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Periods of snow beginning early this
 evening. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind northwest 20 km/h becoming light
 early this evening. Wind becoming northeast 30 gusting to 50 after
 midnight. Low minus 19. Wind chill minus 27 overnight.
Wednesday..Periods of snow ending early in the morning then clearing.
 Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2 kilometres in
 the afternoon. Wind north 40 km/h gusting to 60. High minus 15. UV
 index 3 or moderate. Wind chill minus 31.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy. Blowing snow with visibilities at
 times less than 2 kilometres in the evening. Wind north 40 km/h
 gusting to 60 becoming northwest 20 late in the evening. Low
 minus 23. Wind chill minus 34.

Chesterfield Inlet.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries late this
 evening and overnight. Wind north 20 km/h. Low minus 20. Wind chill
 minus 29.
Wednesday..Sunny. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. High
 minus 14. UV index 3 or moderate. Wind chill minus 30.
Wednesday night..Partly cloudy. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50.
 Low minus 24. Wind chill minus 36.

Baker Lake.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Becoming clear late this evening. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h becoming light early this evening. Wind becoming
 northwest 30 gusting to 50 after midnight. Low minus 21. Wind chill
 minus 25 this evening and minus 34 overnight.
Wednesday..Sunny. Increasing cloudiness late in the morning then
 30 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Blowing snow with
 visibilities at times less than 2 kilometres in the afternoon. Wind
 northwest 40 km/h gusting to 60. High minus 12. UV index 3 or
 moderate. Wind chill minus 34 in the morning and minus 25 in the
 afternoon.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries.
 Clearing before morning. Blowing snow with visibilities at times
 less than 2 kilometres early in the evening. Wind northwest 40 km/h
 gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 early in the evening then becoming
 light after midnight. Low minus 18. Wind chill minus 25.

Coral Harbour.
Tonight..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries early this
 evening. Clearing this evening. Wind west 20 km/h becoming north 20
 late this evening. Low minus 23. Wind chill minus 33 overnight.
Wednesday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon.
 Wind north 30 km/h. High minus 15. UV index 3 or moderate. Wind
 chill minus 34.
Wednesday night..Partly cloudy. Blowing snow with visibilities at
 times less than 2 kilometres late in the evening and overnight. Wind
 northwest 40 km/h gusting to 60. Low minus 20. Wind chill minus 34.

Naujaat.
Tonight..Partly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Wind up to
 15 km/h. Low minus 23. Wind chill minus 31.
Wednesday..A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of flurries.
 Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2 kilometres in
 the afternoon. Wind north 20 km/h increasing to 40 gusting to 60 in
 the afternoon. High minus 16. UV index 3 or moderate. Wind chill
 minus 33.
Wednesday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries early
 in the evening. Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2
 kilometres in the evening and after midnight. Wind north 40 km/h
 gusting to 60. Low minus 24. Wind chill minus 38.

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