Central Brevoort - southern 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 evening and to west 20 Wednesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 15 Wednesday evening.

Periods of snow. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray becoming moderate Wednesday morning.

Temperatures near minus 7.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 5 metres subsiding to 4 late this afternoon and to 3 Wednesday morning. Seas subsiding to 2 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 11 December 2018
Thursday Wind west 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon then veering to north 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind north 30 knots increasing to north 35.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 6 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice in the northwestern section. 

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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

Bergy water except 6 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white
ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - southern 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 - southern 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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