Resolution - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late this morning and to northwest 30 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 20 Monday afternoon.

A few flurries beginning early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water moderate freezing spray beginning this morning becoming severe near midnight then becoming moderate Monday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 12 Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Over open water seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017
Tuesday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then becoming northeast 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northeast 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 2 tenths new ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice near Resolution Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths new ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice
near Resolution Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017

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 AM EST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over central Hudson Bay.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from Repulse Bay to Southampton
Island then to Kuujjuaq.

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