Puvirnituq - southern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 August 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then becoming southwest 15 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to south 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to south 15 Wednesday morning then increasing to south 30 Wednesday evening.

Chance of showers today. Periods of rain overnight. Rain beginning Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 August 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres becoming 2 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind west 30 knots increasing to southwest 45 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 40 knots.
Saturday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 6 tenths first-year ice along parts of the coast. Unusual presence of sea ice along the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6215N 7810W to 6215N 7910W
to 6045N 7940W to Quebec near 6025N 7745W. Sea ice east of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6450N 8245W
to Baffin Island near 6450N 7810W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6610N 8440W to
Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 6 tenths first-year ice along parts of the coast.
Unusual presence of sea ice along the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Puvirnituq

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 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 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday dissipating low 989 mb located at 66N 60W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday deepening low 1002 mb located at 65N 91W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 990 mb located at 65N 80W.

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