East Davis - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 22 November 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind north 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 early this morning then veering to southeast 25 late this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 35 after midnight and to south 50 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to southwest 35 Friday afternoon and to light Friday evening.

Periods of snow and blizzard beginning late this afternoon and ending Friday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in blizzard.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge moderate freezing spray ending this evening. Moderate freezing spray beginning Friday morning except severe Friday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 14 rising to zero after midnight then falling to minus 8 Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 22 November 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early this afternoon and to 2 to 3 late this afternoon. Seas building to 4 to 6 early this evening and to 6 to 8 late overnight and to 7 to 10 Friday morning. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 22 November 2018
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind light increasing to north 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday 8 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5940N 6200W to 6025N 6055W to 6125N 6145W to
6300N 5925W to 6445N 5745W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including 4 tenths
grey-white ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

East Davis - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 22 November 2018

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Davis - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 22 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 22 November 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 958 mb located at 59N 57W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening low 997 mb located at 75N 70W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
Southampton Island.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from Ungava Bay to Iqaluit then
to Prince Charles Island.

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