Central - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 October 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to north 30 knots early this morning then diminishing to north 20 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday evening.

Flurries changing to snow late this morning then to flurries early this afternoon and ending Wednesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this evening and ending Wednesday morning.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 October 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late this morning and to 3 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 October 2018
Thursday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind south 20 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind light increasing to north 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Manitoba near 5950N 9445W to 6215N 9040W to
6255N 8720W to 6135N 8320W to 6210N 8125W to 6405N 7805W to Baffin
Island near 6415N 7720W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central - western half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 October 2018

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 16 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located over Davis
Strait.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday departing low 1003 mb located at 59N 85W.

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