Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 15 knots late this morning and to northwest 20 early this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 25 late this evening then diminishing to light Saturday morning.

Showers ending early this evening. Fog patches dissipating this afternoon. Fog patches reforming Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early this evening then subsiding to 1 or less Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots late in the day.
Monday Wind south 15 knots increasing to west 40 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6240N 6455W to
6235N 6025W to 6350N 5715W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7115N 6205W to 7210N 6730W to 7300N
6530W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday weakening low 987 mb located at 62N 66W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 999 mb located at 60N 52W.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located from 70N 82W to 62N 84W then to
54N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 70N 71W to 63N 68W then to
57N 67W.

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