Central Brevoort - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 13 December 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to east 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind increasing to east 30 early Thursday morning and to northeast 40 late Thursday afternoon.

A few flurries changing to snow Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Low tonight minus 6. High Thursday plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 13 December 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre building to 2 early Thursday morning and to 3 early Thursday afternoon. Seas building to 4 late Thursday afternoon and to 5 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 13 December 2017
Friday Wind east 40 knots diminishing to east 20 in the afternoon then increasing to northeast 40 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 40 knots diminishing to east 20.
Sunday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 8 tenths grey ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6030N 6235W to 6045N 5920W to 6325N 5755W
then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 8 tenths grey ice in the extreme northwestern
section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 13 December 2017

'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.

Gale warning in effect

Central Brevoort - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 13 December 2017

'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 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over central
Baffin Bay.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 968 mb located at 49N 65W.

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