East Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 18 November 2018

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to north 30 late Monday afternoon and to north 35 Monday evening.

Flurries. Blizzard beginning Monday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries and in blizzard.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray ending this evening. Severe freezing spray beginning Monday evening.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 18 November 2018
Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 late Monday afternoon and to 4 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 18 November 2018
Tuesday Wind north 45 knots diminishing to north 35 in the morning then becoming south 35 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind south 40 knots diminishing to southwest 30.
Thursday Wind light increasing to north 35 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)

Gale warning in effect

East Davis - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 18 November 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 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 PM EST 18 November 2018 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Monday dissipating low 1003 mb located at 62N 70W.

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