East Davis - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 November 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind north 20 knots increasing to north 25 late overnight then diminishing to north 15 Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to north 20 Monday evening.

Flurries beginning Monday morning and ending Monday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge severe freezing spray becoming moderate this morning and ending Monday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 16 rising to minus 3 Monday evening.


Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 November 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 metres building to 3 late overnight then subsiding to 2 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 November 2018
Tuesday Wind north 20 knots increasing to northwest 30 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind south 20 knots.
Thursday Wind light increasing to north 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday 7 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6040N 6245W to 6050N 6205W to 6350N 5825W to
6445N 5745W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice

Ice Coverage

7 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Davis - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 November 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.

Advisories (In effect)

Marine weather advisory in effect

East Davis

Issued 1:16 PM EST 18 November 2018 Strong northerly winds will develop on Monday and persist into Tuesday as a strong low pressure system tracks westward from the Atlantic Ocean into Greenland. Sustained winds of 40 to 55 knots are possible developing Monday afternoon with the strongest storm force winds off the tip of the Cumberland Peninsula. Some snow is expected to spread across the region and combined with the strong winds, blizzard conditions with near zero visibility can be expected Monday afternoon into Tuesday.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday deepening trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the coast of Greenland.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday approaching low 984 mb located at 61N 45W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday weakening low 1001 mb located at 60N 67W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday dissipating low 1004 mb located at 62N 71W.

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