Frobisher Bay

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 23 November 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots Friday morning and to northwest 30 Friday evening.

A few flurries changing to snow Friday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning Friday evening.

Temperatures near minus 6.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 23 November 2017
Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 23 November 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to west 15 in the afternoon then increasing to west 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind light increasing to northwest 30 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 3 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6200N 6410W to 6410N 5750W then
northeastwards. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 3 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice
along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Frobisher Bay

Issued 5:00 PM EST 23 November 2017

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 EST 24 November 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday deepening low 982 mb located at 57N 53W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday weakening low 982 mb located at 64N 67W.

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