Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 24 June 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light late this morning then becoming west 15 early this evening. Wind backing to south 15 late overnight then increasing to south 35 Monday morning. Wind diminishing to west 25 Monday evening.

Rain beginning Monday morning and ending Monday evening. Risk of thunderstorms Monday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 2 Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 24 June 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 24 June 2018
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 June 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice and along the coast today and Sunday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 June 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice and
along the coast today and Sunday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 24 June 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

Puvirnituq

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 June 2018

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 24 June 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday high 1024 mb located at 55N 82W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1023 mb located over Labrador.

At 1200 UTC Sunday deepening low 1000 mb located over Great
Slave Lake.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 988 mb located at 63N 78W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday cold front from 1000 mb low located over Great
Slave Lake extending southwestward.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 988 mb low located from 63N
78W to 59N 82W then to 56N 93W.

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