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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 11 December 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to west 35 late overnight then diminishing to west 30 Wednesday evening.

Periods of snow beginning early Wednesday morning. Blowing snow beginning near midnight becoming blizzard then becoming blowing snow Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in blowing snow and in blizzard.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray.

Temperatures near minus 11.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 11 December 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 11 December 2018
Thursday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 20 knots backing to southwest 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 7 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice in the extreme southwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey ice including 3 tenths grey-white ice in the extreme
southwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 11 December 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 11 December 2018

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 PM EST 11 December 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing ridge located on a line north-south
over Iqaluit.

By 0000 UTC Thursday approaching ridge located on a line north-south
over western Hudson Strait.

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