Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 11 December 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to west 25 early Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to west 30 Tuesday evening.

Chance of flurries.

Temperatures minus 8 falling to minus 13 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 11 December 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 11 December 2017
Wednesday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning and to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind light increasing to northeast 30 knots late in the day.
Friday Wind east 40 knots diminishing to south 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including 3 tenths of grey-white ice in the western half. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6045N 6250W to 6055N 6205W to 6045N 5950W to
6330N 5755W then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice except 9
tenths of grey ice including 3 tenths of grey-white ice in the
western half.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 11 December 2017

'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.

Advisories (In effect)

Marine weather advisory in effect

Central Brevoort

Issued 4:23 PM EST 11 December 2017 A low pressure system currently over the Great Lakes is expected to intensify as it tracks northeastwards over the next few days and give storm force winds to portions of Eastern Hudson Strait, Ungava Bay and Southern Davis Strait beginning late Thursday and lasting into Friday. Sustained wind speeds of up to 55 knots are anticipated at this time.

Any mariners anticipating travel in the area should take appropriate precautions and be prepared for storm force winds and reduced visibilities in falling snow.

Please continue to monitor local marine forecasts and updates to this advisory as the event onset becomes nearer.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EST 11 December 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday departing low 960 mb located south of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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