East Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 11 December 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 30 late this evening and to north 20 early Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to north 15 late Wednesday morning and to light early Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to northeast 15 late Wednesday afternoon and to northeast 20 Wednesday evening.

Flurries ending after midnight. Flurries beginning Wednesday evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Severe freezing spray becoming moderate overnight and ending Wednesday afternoon.

Low tonight minus 9. High Wednesday minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 11 December 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 late this evening and to 2 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 early Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 11 December 2018
Thursday Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to north 30 in the afternoon and to north 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to north 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths first-year ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 6015W to 5930N 5900W to 6040N 6000W to
6315N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 2 tenths
first-year ice in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Davis - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 11 December 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 11 December 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 PM EST 11 December 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing ridge located on a line north-south
over Iqaluit.

By 0000 UTC Thursday approaching ridge located on a line north-south
over western Hudson Strait.

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