Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30 late this afternoon and to west 20 late overnight. Wind west 20 Wednesday.

Flurries beginning Wednesday morning and ending Wednesday evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge severe freezing spray becoming moderate Wednesday morning.

High today minus 13. Low tonight minus 18. High Wednesday minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 late this afternoon and to 2 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 1 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2018
Thursday Wind west 20 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2018

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Central Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 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 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from the Ungava Peninsula to
Clyde River.
By 0000 UTC Thursday departing ridge located over Cumberland
Peninsula to Ungava Bay.

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