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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 18 September 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 late this evening and to light after midnight. Wind increasing to west 15 late Thursday morning and to northwest 25 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 40 Thursday evening.

Rain ending after midnight. Showers Thursday late in the day.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 18 September 2019
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early Thursday morning then building to 2 Thursday afternoon. Seas building to 4 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 18 September 2019
Friday Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 September 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 September 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Foxe

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 18 September 2019

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 18 September 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday intensifying low 994 mb located over
Southampton Island.
By 0000 UTC Friday intensifying low 980 mb located 60 miles south
of Prince Charles Island.

At 0000 UTC Thursday low 997 mb located at 56.5N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 987 mb located north of Ungava Bay.

At 0000 UTC Thursday intensifying trough located from 64N 84W to
56N 89W then to 52N 95W.
By 0000 UTC Friday intensifying trough located from 66.5N 76W to
61N 68W then to 50N 81W.

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