Resolution - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 21 February 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 early this evening then increasing to west 30 after midnight. Wind increasing to west 35 late overnight. Wind west 35 Thursday.

Periods of light snow.

Temperatures near minus 23.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 21 February 2018
Tonight and Thursday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 21 February 2018
Friday Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to west 30.
Sunday Wind west 25 knots increasing to southwest 35.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 February 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure developing in the pack ice west of Resolution Island overnight. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 February 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 tenths first-year ice. Strong ice pressure developing in the pack
ice west of Resolution Island overnight.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 5:30 PM EST 21 February 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

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 February 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.

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Issued 4:45 PM EST 21 December 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

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