East Brevoort - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 December 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots early this morning and to northeast 30 early this afternoon. Wind veering to southeast 30 late overnight then diminishing to southeast 20 Friday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 30 Friday evening.

Periods of light snow changing to light rain after midnight then to light snow and light rain Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending this morning. Freezing spray this afternoon.

Temperatures minus 5 rising to plus 3 Friday morning.


Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 December 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 late this afternoon and to 5 late overnight. Seas building to 6 Friday morning then subsiding to 5 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 December 2017
Saturday Wind east 25 knots.
Sunday Wind north 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

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

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Brevoort - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 14 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:34 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over central
Baffin Bay.

At 1200 UTC Thursday low 968 mb located at 54.5N 59.5W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 967 mb located at 57N 60W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 957 mb located at 60.5N 53W.

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