Central Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 December 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 35 knots diminishing to east 25 late this morning and to southwest 15 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to north 15 late this evening. Wind increasing to north 25 Wednesday morning.

Snow ending this afternoon. Flurries beginning near noon Wednesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending this morning. Freezing spray beginning overnight.

High today minus 1. Low tonight minus 10. High Wednesday minus 5.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 December 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early this evening then building to 2 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 December 2018
Thursday Wind north 25 knots.
Friday Wind north 20 knots becoming south 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 25 knots veering to northeast 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 6 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths 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 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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 2 tenths 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 18 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 18 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 PM EST 18 December 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday dissipating low 997 mb located at 63N 66W.

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

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