Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 14 August 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots this evening and to east 25 late overnight. Wind increasing to east 35 near noon Wednesday.

Rain beginning Wednesday evening. Fog banks.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 14 August 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 14 August 2018
Thursday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming south 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Saturday Wind south 15 knots increasing to east 40 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 5 tenths old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

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

Ice Coverage

5 tenths old ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 14 August 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 14 August 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from low located over 69N 101W
extending northwestward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 990 mb low located from 64N 89W
to 74N 95W.

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