Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 13 December 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to north 20 knots early this morning and to north 30 near midnight. Wind north 25 Friday.

Flurries ending late this morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge moderate freezing spray beginning near noon becoming severe this evening.

Temperatures minus 7 falling to minus 12 overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 13 December 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 near midnight and to 4 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 13 December 2018
Saturday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind light becoming north 15 knots.
Monday Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 December 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday 6 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 December 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 6015W to 5930N 5900W to 6040N 6000W to
6315N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

6 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice in the western
section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 13 December 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 EST 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday deepening trough located on a line north-south
over the coast of Greenland.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening trough located on a line north-south
over the coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary ridge located over Baffin
Island.

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