Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 15 December 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to northeast 30 early this morning then diminishing to northeast 20 early this afternoon. Wind backing to northwest 15 early this evening then increasing to northwest 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Saturday morning.

Snow changing to a few flurries early this morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.

Temperatures minus 9 falling to minus 13 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 15 December 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 15 December 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 9 plus tenths grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 tenths grey-white ice along the coast in the northwest and northeast sections. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6030N 6235W to 6045N 5920W to 6325N 5755W
then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9
tenths grey-white ice along the coast in the northwest and northeast
sections.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 15 December 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 955 mb located at 57.5N 65W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating low 967 mb located at 58N 56W.

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