East Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to north 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to north 15 to 20 Wednesday morning then becoming southeast 20 Wednesday afternoon.

Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Wednesday morning and afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 2018
Thursday Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 25 in the morning then diminishing to southeast 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 15 knots increasing to north 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6720N 6310W to 6925N
6150W to 7335N 6800W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Baffin - southern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 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 6:30 AM MDT 23 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary low located over northern
Baffin Bay.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday building ridge located near Victoria Island.

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