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Clarence - northern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 30 September 2020

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 20 late overnight and to north 30 late Thursday morning. Wind increasing to north 35 Thursday afternoon and to north 40 Thursday evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray beginning overnight becoming severe Thursday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 6.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 30 September 2020
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight and to 2 to 3 early Thursday afternoon. Seas building to 3 to 4 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 30 September 2020
Friday Wind north 45 knots.
Saturday Wind northeast 40 knots diminishing to northeast 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northeast 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 7 tenths new ice including 2 tenths old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7345N 8025W to 7355N
8240W to Devon Island near 7430N 8135W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7440N 8015W to
7450N 7825W to 7600N 7410W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7240N 7645W to
Bylot Island near 7250N 7620W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 7 tenths new ice including 2 tenths old ice in
the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Clarence - northern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 30 September 2020

'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

Clarence - northern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 30 September 2020

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 6:30 PM MDT 30 September 2020 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1032 mb high located over King
William Island extending northwestward.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 78N 135W
extending southeastward.

At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over Baffin
Bay.

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