Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 December 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 25 Saturday afternoon and to light Saturday evening.

Flurries ending Saturday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water severe freezing spray ending Saturday evening.

Temperatures near minus 12.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 December 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 3 metres building to 4 this morning then subsiding to 3 Saturday morning. Seas subsiding to 2 near noon Saturday and to 1 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 December 2018
Sunday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots veering to northeast 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday 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 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5910W 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 14 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 14 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 14 December 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located from Clyde River to Ungava Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from Bylot Island to Cumberland
Peninsula.

At 1200 UTC Friday trough located from 64N 93W to 62N 82W then to
51N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough located from 68N 81W to 66N 68W.

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