Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late this evening. Wind light Tuesday.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this morning and ending this evening.

Temperatures near minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 late this morning then subsiding to 1 or less after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018
Wednesday Wind light becoming south 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6800N 6450W to 6925N
6150W to 7405N 6955W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 22 October 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 EDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday weakening trough located over eastern Davis
Strait.

At 1200 UTC Monday departing low 1007 mb located over northwestern
Ontario.

At 1200 UTC Monday building ridge located west of Baker Lake.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Hudson Bay.

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