East Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 November 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind north 25 knots today. Wind northeast 20 tonight. Wind northeast 20 backing to north 25 Monday evening.

Periods of snow ending Monday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures minus 8 rising to plus 1 Monday evening.

Waves

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

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 18 November 2018
Tuesday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon then backing to southwest 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 25.
Thursday Wind light increasing to northwest 40 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

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
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice in
the extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

East Davis - southern 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.

Synopsis

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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